See how one New York homeless man’s advice will change your view on humanity. The filmmaker is surprised that as they interview people about empathy, the miss hearing from a homeless person who was right in front of their eyes
Virtual Reality: The Empathy Machine
Jason Silva makes the case for VR, but not just for games. Chris Milk was one of the first to coin VR as the "empathy machine". I agree wholeheartedly. I spent months editing this video in my spare time. I hope you enjoy it and look forward to VR as much as I do.
Can two countries at war dare to empathize with one another? Step by methodical step, sociologist Sam Richards gives his audience an extraordinary challenge: to allow a group of (mainly) Americans to understand — not approve of, but understand — the motivations of an Iraqi insurgent. A powerful talk.
This a powerful and disturbing exploration of empathy as it relates to understanding gun violence.