Character Building. Becoming the Caring Citizens the American Dream Is Calling Forth . . .
In strengthening your American character as a caring citizen do you ever wonder . . .
These are the questions the Empathy Surplus Project, working through Caring Citizens' Chapters in precincts across America, seeks to answer.
The Empathy Surplus Project is for all caring citizens of any party who are committed to the fulfillment of the American Dream of a well-functioning democracy. In such a democracy, whose soul is empathy, if caring citizens are to be effective in protecting and empowering each other, it is important to embrace the latest insights of the brain.
The Empathy Surplus Project, to be successful, will depend on crowd-sourcing - lots of people involved in a variety of ways and focused on embracing the latest insights of the brain and their implication on conversations that matter in our own neighborhoods.
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You can form a book study group in your neighborhood and inwardly digest the political implications and use of the latest insights of the brain found in Thinking Points: Communicating America's Values and Vision. By practicing, we mean posting on these networks AND re-posting on your own networks. Click on the book to download your copy today.
You can make an investment in the Empathy Surplus Project.
You can become a Photo Petition Partner of theHealth Care Is A Human Right Collaboration. Photo petition partners either take photos or are in photos as well as tell their stories. In addition to aphoto release form, you'll need a:
You can explore the Four Responsibilities of caring citizens in pilot chartered chapters:
What else can you do? The 1st Pilot Project of the Empathy Surplus Project
You could charter a Caring Citizens Chapter. Are you able to invest an hour/week to strengthen our 1st Amendment freedoms?The Empathy Surplus Project seeks to strengthen neighborhood democracy. Groups of 15 citizens of any party adhering to the vision and values listed in the Model Caring Citizens Chapter Constitution may charter a chapter with their own board, which includes a representative to serve as a board member to the Empathy Surplus Project. The first pilot phase ends when the 10th chapter is chartered and the Empathy Surplus Project has a full board of directors plus the founder. If you have 14 friends who want to explore this freedom partnership offering you may want to study Thinking Points together.
Currently there are two caring citizen groups exploring becoming a chapter: Dayton, OH; and Wilmington, OH.