The Acts of Compassion and the Motives Behind Them in On Compassion, an Essay by Barbara Lazear Ascher

“On Compassion” “On Compassion” is an essay written by Barbara Lazear Ascher. The main argument of Ascher’s piece deals with acts of compassion, as well as the motives behind them. Ascher utilizes a somber tone, being a third party observer. She elaborates on different times she has witnessed various moments where someone is confronted with … Read more