Tag Archives: Psychology

The pros — and cons — of empathy

Katrina Clarke | February 6, 2017 | CBC Life Your friend is going through a breakup. Is it better to absorb her pain, or just ask how you can help? Paul Bloom would argue the latter. In his new book, Against … Continue reading

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I have a crippling fear of rollercoasters…so my editor put me on Leviathan

Katrina Clarke | August 27, 2016 | Toronto Star I am 7 years old, strapped into a kiddie roller-coaster, alone. I don’t want to do this, but it’s too late. The ride lurches forward and jerks downward, flipping my stomach and … Continue reading

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