The GlobalizAtion of IndiffErence and HopelEssness
We look upon the brother half dead by the roadside, perhaps we think “poor guy,” and we continue on our way, it’s none of our business; and we feel fine with this … In this world of globalization we have fallen into a globalization of indifference. We are accustomed to the suffering of others, it doesn’t concern us, it’s none of our business.
If we hear about an individual who drowns, we feel empathy;Aeon Ideas
while news of boatloads drowning numbs.
Drones incinerate innocent women and children in Pakistan,Aeon Ideas
it’s horrifying but there’s little I can do.