why..

as much as i sympathize with the families of those 26 killed children in Newtown, i wish media were making proportionally loud noise about around 20 000 children dying every day from hunger, illnesses, conflicts, violence…..

why some children are more important than others, why pain of one family is greater than of other family? why dying from gunshot is more scandalous than dying from not having enough food?

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2 thoughts on “why..

  1. I agree with you. I work with an NGO that addresses those kinds of problems and it’s disturbing. I guess people often forget about those kids because they are “far away” and in this case the deaths where right there, near them…

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