STEP OUTSIDE YOUR TINY LITTLE WORLD
"While nothing is easier than to denounce the evildoer,
nothing is more difficult than to understad him."
-- Fyodor Dostoevsky
Sam Richards received his B.A. and M.A. degrees at the University of Toledo, both in sociology. He also received a Ph.D from Rutgers University in Sociology and the socioeconomic development of Latin America and Africa. His TED talk (called a "Radical Experiment in Empathy") was the third most widely viewed TEDx talk in the world as of May 2011.