Paul Bloom: The Case Against Empathy : The New Yorker

http://m.newyorker.com/arts/critics/atlarge/2013/05/20/130520crat_atlarge_bloom?currentPage=all

Empathy is important in forming and sustaining social relationships.  Yet,  as Paul  Bloom explains, for all the concern about “empathy gaps”,  empathy does not help us solve all of our more dilemmas.

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