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And thousands among billions may seem like very few, but the great expansive power of the focus on the individual stories in individual lives is that now all souls seem important, worth our compassion and understanding.” – Patrick Madden, Sublime Physick

My take, at the Express Tribune, on an individual story: “To morph a cliché attributed to Joseph Stalin – individual tragedy moves us; millions of tragedies become statistics. This signifies either that humanity cares nothing about humanity, or that we cannot process mass atrocity…more

 

 

Written by Caleb Powell

March 9, 2016 at 11:31 am