the MINDFUL SOCIETY

From health care to education, music to law, police work to the environment, we have the latest developments on how people are working to move our society in the direction of greater mindfulness, awareness, and caring for each other.

What can meditation do for soldiers? Elizabeth Stanley in conversation with Congressman Tim Ryan.

Looking for a late-night snack, the young Martin Luther King, Jr., discovers instead the truth of interdependence.

Through the practice of compassion meditation, Rosalind Harris transformed the grief of her son’s murder into solidarity and friendship with all young African-Americans, whose lives, marked by violence and oppression, are a national tragedy and shame.

Whether we’re in a pristine rainforest or our own backyard, nature is always available to deepen our mindfulness. Here are Mark Coleman’s wilderness tips.