I’ve said this before, and I’ll say it again. People really don’t care as much as they think they do or as much as they pretend to. We take quickly to the internet to change our display pictures to show solidarity with the victims of attacks in Paris, Boston or Brussels. We hashtag #PrayforParis and yet we let a mass genocide happen right in front … Continue reading Let’s talk about Aleppo.
I’m going to get in here before people start hashtagging #PrayForIstanbul or the like. It’s deeply saddening that it only resonates to people when places like Paris or Brussels are attacked. Why the double standard? Are places like Ankara not important enough? Are the daily attacks in Syria and Gaza not cool enough to talk about? I’m sure that most people haven’t even heard about what happened … Continue reading True colours: Istanbul terror attack