#KiyiyaVuranInsanlik: Humanity Washed Up Ashore


“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, I’d kind … Continue Reading