Meditation http://wunc.org en Why Do Political Activists Burn Out? http://wunc.org/post/why-do-political-activists-burn-out <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Claudia </span>Horwitz<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was a young political activist who worked to raise awareness around hunger and homelessness. &nbsp;She found a high burn-out rate among activists she worked with it. Through her career, Claudia saw people drop out of political organizing for a variety of reasons, such as exhaustion, lack of progress, illness and addiction. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 15:17:30 +0000 Shawn Wen & Frank Stasio 15648 at http://wunc.org Why Do Political Activists Burn Out? The Science Behind Paying Attention http://wunc.org/post/science-behind-paying-attention <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Is a teacher lecturing in front of a classroom effective?&nbsp; Is it possible that the way we teach our children is outdated? Wed, 13 Feb 2013 17:29:14 +0000 Shawn Wen & Frank Stasio 10348 at http://wunc.org The Science Behind Paying Attention