101 episodes

Kind World is a show about compassion. Through stories big and small, we explore the effect one act can have on a life, to better understand each other and ourselves.

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    • Personal Journals

Kind World is a show about compassion. Through stories big and small, we explore the effect one act can have on a life, to better understand each other and ourselves.

    Glimmers Of Light Amid Darkness

    Glimmers Of Light Amid Darkness

    Edith Rubin, 91, survived the holocaust. More than 75 years after she was rescued from a Nazi camp, she remembers the rare moments of kindness she experienced during the darkest time in her life.

    • 9 min
    The "Thank You Project"

    The "Thank You Project"

    When Writer Nancy Davis Kho decided to spend an entire year writing "thank-you" letters, she didn't expect just how transformative it would be.

    • 11 min
    Holiday Playlist: The Gift Of Kindness

    Holiday Playlist: The Gift Of Kindness

    A collection of Kind World stories that showcase the power of a small but life-changing gift.

    • 25 min
    Teaching Kids To "Be Kind"

    Teaching Kids To "Be Kind"

    An author shares her thoughts on how kids can take an active role in creating a better world. Plus, we visit a children's book shop to check out some favorite stories about kindness.

    • 13 min
    'The Power Of Niceness'

    'The Power Of Niceness'

    Six years ago, Ruthy Brown answered Laura DiGeronimo's cry for help on Facebook, agreeing to clear her driveway piled high with snow. Neither woman expected the simple but significant act of kindness to change Laura's life dramatically for the better.

    • 12 min
    Kind World Presents: "Endless Thread"

    Kind World Presents: "Endless Thread"

    A slew of unexpected letters, one awesome invention, and an exceptionally kind Santa. These are some of the most heartwarming stories from Reddit - aka "the front page of the internet."

    • 23 min

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