In 2010, a team at the University of Michigan led by the psychologist Sara Konrath put together the findings of 72 studies that were conducted over a 30-year period. They found a 40 percent decline in empathy among college students, with most of the decline taking place after 2000.
What would people look like
if we could see them as they are,
soaked in honey, stung and swollen,
reckless, pinned against time?