Go watch this 10 minute video by Jeremy Rifkin abut Empathy.
I love the topic, the content, and the comic-style illustrations that illuminate the topic.
This 10 minutes puts together separate elements I have been exploring and trying to put together for the last 10 years or so. There must be something in the water that so many people in so many different fields of study are reaching such similar conclusions all at the same time.
Or we are all empathic beings mirroring each others thought patterns due to technologies that allow us to obliterate time and space...