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The altruism these three companies express is not driven by profits, but it could have a positive effect on their bottom lines.
TO COURT SOCIALLY MINDED MILLENNIALS, SOME WINERIES ARE INVESTING IN MORE THAN GRAPESDAVE MCINTYREJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The reason she joined the trial in the first place was altruism, and a sense of contributing to the quest for vaccines, rather than her own possible early access to a shot, she said.
ELDERLY BEGIN TO DROP OUT OF NOVAVAX VACCINE TRIAL TO GET PFIZER AND MODERNA SHOTSCHRISTOPHER ROWLANDJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We often see examples of altruism and people living together.
HUMANS HAVE GOTTEN NICER AND BETTER AT MAKING WAR - ISSUE 94: EVOLVINGSTEVE PAULSONJANUARY 6, 2021NAUTILUS
An fMRI experiment examining the neural bases of altruism found that when people gave to charities, brain areas associated with pleasure and social attachment were activated—something known as the “warm glow” effect.
HOW TO SPEND YOUR MONEY FOR MAXIMUM HAPPINESSGULNAZ KHANDECEMBER 21, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Stories about altruism, culture, fashion history, sustainability and ethical production became top topics that readers were reading and searching for.
HOW VOGUE’S INTERNATIONAL APPROACH TO AUDIENCE DATA HELPED IT REACH RECORD READERSKAYLEIGH BARBERDECEMBER 18, 2020DIGIDAY
For example, at the ceremony, when Danson pops over to David, who’s chatting with then-California Senator Barbara Boxer, she calls Danson a “hero” and stands in awe of the altruism of his “anonymous” donation.
LARRY DAVID AND THE GAME THEORY OF ANONYMOUS DONATIONS - FACTS SO ROMANTICBRIAN GALLAGHERDECEMBER 16, 2020NAUTILUS
Here, the concern is that allowing payments would undermine the altruism underlying the current system such that nobody would give their organs for free if there is a market for them.
WHY PAYING PEOPLE TO GET THE CORONAVIRUS VACCINE WON’T WORKLGBTQ-EDITORDECEMBER 12, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
There’s the effective altruism movement — tens of thousands of people worldwide who’ve pledged money or committed their efforts to doing good in the world as effectively as possible.
THE WORLD’S PROBLEMS OVERWHELMED ME. THIS BOOK EMPOWERED ME.KELSEY PIPERDECEMBER 11, 2020VOX
A neuroscientist’s studies show that altruism isn’t always attractive.
WE ADMIRE THESE DO-GOODERS. WE JUST DON’T WANT TO DATE THEM.SIGAL SAMUELDECEMBER 4, 2020VOX
In a paper published by the University of Cambridge, the famous ALS Ice Bucket Challenge was dubbed as “viral altruism”.
CREATING VIRAL CONTENT: IS IT POSSIBLE TO HARNESS VIRAL TRENDS?EVELYN JOHNSONSEPTEMBER 22, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
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WORDS RELATED TO ALTRUISM

  • affection
  • agape
  • altruism
  • amity
  • attachment
  • benevolence
  • benignity
  • bountifulness
  • bounty
  • caritas
  • clemency
  • fellow feeling
  • generosity
  • goodness
  • goodwill
  • grace
  • humaneness
  • humanity
  • indulgence
  • kindliness
  • lenity
  • love
  • magnanimity
  • mercy
  • tenderheartedness
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