Nothing Like News from the Democratic Republic of the Congo to Give You Some Perspective
I read something this morning that I don't know how to process. I don't know if anyone should even try to process it. Events like these should always be raw and wounding, if only to remind us of our responsibilities as human beings living in this world. An 11 month old girl in the Congo has died the day after she was raped. You read that correctly. Months. 11 months old.
Even the news that soldiers have started summary judgements against rapists is no consolation. I'm gonna go throw up.
Here is a lovely photo essay.