Karen Armstrong Keynotes - Karen Armstrong's keynotes focus on her personal experiences with religion and culture. Armstrong,...
Karen Armstrong argues that in society today, individuals would much rather prefer to be correct than to be compassionate. She warns that if a universal rule of compassion, often referred to as the Golden Rule, is not implemented today on a global scale, there will be no viable world to pass down to the next generation. Karen Armstrong hopes to utilize the media to help stimulate and educate compassionate thinking, as well as disband some of the negative connotations surrounding religion today.