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Episode 21: An Exercise in Radical Compassion

The Texas Optimism Project and Frost Bank are proud to share episode 21 of Good Newscast, a podcast about good news in the world.

Owen applauds the first all-woman space walk, Andrew has a story of empathy for an orangutan that broadens to a discussion about humanity, and Arely shows how a compassionate coach’s fearless act saved two lives at a high school in Oregon.

Optimism can change lives, but it doesn’t always come easy. Join hosts Owen Egerton, Arely Silva and Andrew Roush as they dive headfirst into exploring the power of perspective and unlikely stories of optimism. New episodes are published every other week.

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