#KiyiyaVuranInsanlik: Humanity Washed Up Ashore

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“What struck me the most were his little sneakers…lovingly put on by his parents that morning

as they dressed him for their dangerous journey…”

“Staring at the image, I couldn’t help imagine that it was one of my own sons lying there drowned on the beach.”

(Peter Bouckaert, the director of emergencies at Human Rights Watch, explains  Why I shared a horrific photo of a drowned Syrian child.)

It’s been a busy few days; at work, at home. Embarrassing as it is to admit, I’ve only JUST stumbled across this picture, unpixelated – although in that modern, osmotic way, … Continue Reading