After a lifetime of believing they’ll never truly belong in the world around them, Matt, a liberal Jewish immigrant, has worked up the courage to ask well-to-do gentile Sally Talley for her hand.
An eight-week program designed to develop the qualities of compassion, empathy, and kindness for oneself and for others. CCT, developed at Stanford University, integrates traditional contemplative practices with contemporary psychology and scientific research on compassion.
160 full price; $80 for students, limited income and seniors.
Alameda County traps people in poverty with steep fines for minor traffic infractions — in a cruel system that depends on punishing Black and low-income residents and is plagued by hypocrisy and conflicts of interest.