The atrocities perpetrated by humans against other humans is ongoing. No matter what the good, kind, caring people of the world think or feel or pray (?) it continues unabated, because:
we can’t get involved,
it’s not our job,
it’s happening over there, not here.
I didn’t see it for myself,
I don’t watch the news,
I’m too busy,
It’s too depressing….
But sometimes in history, something happens that is so egregious that we must wake up and pay attention. Irish politician Richard Boyt Barett say it best: