30 April, 2016

The End of Empathy — Medium

The End of Empathy — Medium: "A question, sir: is it so far fetched that the father of two school-aged daughters would feel empathy for 26 slain children and their families? Couldn’t they just as easily have been yours or mine? Isn’t this what empathy is? Putting myself in someone else’s shoes with the knowledge and awareness that I, too, am human and, therefore, susceptible to this tragedy or any number of tragedies along the way?

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