Many people gathered in a circle making peace sign symbol with fingers surrounding a light like the sun
01/15/2020
Doctor Martin Luther King, Jr has offered more quotable quotes to the zeitgeist than a boatload of news channel pundits, politicians, or presidents–perhaps because his public time in the spotlight... read more
Shelter dog being pet through a cage
01/08/2020
When someone needs help, what is your first impulse? Has “ethics [become] a luxury as the speed of our daily lives increases”? This is one of the implications that John M. Darley and C. Daniel... read more
Upset woman at computer holds her head
12/19/2019
Imagine you’re a lecturer teaching a celebrated novel that features violent scenes – say, F Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby (1925). It transpires that one of your students has... read more
Pale blue t shirt on a hanger
12/13/2019
In late 2017, I volunteered at a wildlife centre in Malawi. The small southern African nation hosted me as I volunteered with yellow baboons, scops owls, and servals. However, the thing that... read more
Silhouette of soldier saluting huge American flag.
10/30/2019
There comes a time when a country has to debate when, if, and whether it should go to war. When it eventually happens, and the war is on, some men and women put their lives on the line to protect the... read more
Adult had holding baby's hand
10/15/2019
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As a parent, you probably find yourself stressed out on a consistent basis. Although raising kids can be among the most rewarding and amazing experiences, it can sometimes feel like the most... read more
Prince Harry and Meghan
09/26/2019
I’m always fascinated by the frenzy of following every movement or breath of famous folks. Royal Watching has become quite the national and international pastime and ramps up to a frenzy when the... read more
Student on campus getting petition signed
08/27/2019
There are three breeds of people. There are those who really want to make a difference in the world, those who don’t think that they can, and in-betweeners. For those who are somewhere in the middle... read more
Main stone structure at Arches National Park
08/21/2019
Whatcha doin’ this weekend? If it’s your last weekend before school, or your kids already have a couple weeks of Academia under their belts, or kids have nothing to do with it, getting outside is... read more

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Pale blue t shirt on a hanger
12/13/2019
In late 2017, I volunteered at a wildlife centre in Malawi. The small southern African nation hosted me as I volunteered with yellow baboons, scops owls, and servals. However, the thing that... read more
Silhouette of soldier saluting huge American flag.
10/30/2019
There comes a time when a country has to debate when, if, and whether it should go to war. When it eventually happens, and the war is on, some men and women put their lives on the line to protect the... read more
Adult had holding baby's hand
10/15/2019
Anonymous (not verified)
As a parent, you probably find yourself stressed out on a consistent basis. Although raising kids can be among the most rewarding and amazing experiences, it can sometimes feel like the most... read more
Prince Harry and Meghan
09/26/2019
I’m always fascinated by the frenzy of following every movement or breath of famous folks. Royal Watching has become quite the national and international pastime and ramps up to a frenzy when the... read more
Student on campus getting petition signed
08/27/2019
There are three breeds of people. There are those who really want to make a difference in the world, those who don’t think that they can, and in-betweeners. For those who are somewhere in the middle... read more
Main stone structure at Arches National Park
08/21/2019
Whatcha doin’ this weekend? If it’s your last weekend before school, or your kids already have a couple weeks of Academia under their belts, or kids have nothing to do with it, getting outside is... read more
Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics 2020 logos
08/01/2019
A year from now, all eyes will be on Tokyo for the Olympics, July 24 – August 9, 2020. Volunteer application opportunities have closed for those who want to work at the Olympic Games and... read more
Silhouette of person staring up at stars in ight sky
07/23/2019
When was the last time you went outside and stared up at the night sky? Did you wish upon a star, hang your dreams on the moon, ponder your place in the universe? 50 years ago the entire nation... read more
#MandelaDay poster with hashtags
07/16/2019
July 18, is Mandela Day, a cause for celebration and gratitude. A day for looking for connection with others, not distance or difference. A day to honor and touch others. Especially now.... read more

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03/11/2015
Another Empty Hands Music collaboration between Nimo and Magical filmmaker and sister Ellie Walton to create "Keep Loving" – A Universal Love Song. Nimo was inspired to write this song from his... read more
02/16/2015
A loving short documentary by filmmaker and dear friend Ellie Walton (elliewalton.com), sharing the message and spirit behind Nimo's Empty Hands Music and Pilgrimage.  From an Ivy League... read more
02/16/2015
Another Empty Hands Music collaboration between Nimo and Magical filmmaker and sister Ellie Walton to create "To My People" - an Ode to Humanity music video and song featuring dear musicians and... read more
02/16/2015
Musicians Nimo Patel and Daniel Nahmod brought together dozens of people from around the world to create this beautiful, heart-opening melody. Inspired by the 21-Day Gratitude Challenge, the song is... read more
02/16/2015
In this brief documentary, learn about the intention and mission behind Empty Hands Music and the Pilgrimage. From an Ivy League education to Wall street to fame and fortune as a MTV Rap star, at... read more
02/13/2015
Discovering where true problems lie is important, but it doesn't make change happen. The Story of Solutions explores how we can move our economy in a more sustainable and just direction,... read more
02/13/2015
Over the past several decades, many environmental and social change efforts have come to reflect the centrality of shopping in our culture, suggesting change can be made—or is even best made—through... read more
02/13/2015
Judges ruled that corporations are people too! The Story of Citizens United v. FEC explores the inordinate power that corporations exercise in our democracy. The movie explores the history of... read more
02/13/2015
It must benefit somebody for us to keep thinking this, but the United States isn’t broke; we’re the richest country on the planet and a country in which the richest among us are doing exceptionally... read more

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