Empathy Tent at the Occupy Berkeley Eviction – Thoughts on moving forward.

Phoebe and I talk about our final thoughts about the results and effectiveness of the empathy tent and ideas for moving forward. This was the evening of the eviction (Dec 21) of the Occupy encampment in the Berkeley, Martin Luther King Civic Center Park.

 

We have set up the Empathy Tent at Occupy Berkeley in Martin Luther King Civic Center Park on MLK Way and Center. We’re also organizing to set up ‘Empathy Tents’ at the Occupy events around the country to support building a culture of empathy and compassion. The Empathy Tent is an open and eclectic space for people that value empathy, compassion, caring, community, peace, nonviolence, justice, …