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What We Can Learn from Pakistani Children
” … Amid the tributes and vigils [to the victims of the Sandy Hook shooting] across the country and beyond was one in Karachi, Pakistan. One picture shows a group of Pakistani children lighting candles to pay tribute to the Sandy Hook victims, with a sign reading, “Connecticut school killing—[We] feel [your] pain as [you] would feel our pain.”
Last year, according to a report from the Bureau of Investigative Journalism, some 168 children in Pakistan were killed by U.S. drone strikes.
That basic sense of humanity and solidarity—the compassion for fellow human beings who are suffering—shows the real way forward.”