**Innocent- The problem here, of course, is who is, or is not, defined as "innocent". There is a very fine line between justice, and merely satisfying a thirst for revenge. In a vengeful situation, any scapegoat will do, while the real culprit either escapes, or is spared....huge problem.
King Leopold turned his "Congo Free State" into a massive labour camp, made a fortune for himself from the harvest of its wild rubber, and contributed in a large way to the death of perhaps 10 million innocent people. "I was so moved, Your Excellency, by the people's stories that I took the liberty of promising them that in future you will only kill them for crimes they commit." John Harris, Missionary in Baringa. #Maafa #Africa #African #Congo #DRC
When playtime wasn't ruled by 'elf and safety: Photos show how children had fun before the industry took over
Ups and downs: Even the dog gets a go on this see-saw. These delightful images were all captured in the days before the health and safety industry took root, in an age when childhood disease or war represented more pressing threats to a child’s prospects than a game of conkers.
Life is so short to waste your Time & Communication between lives and cheapen yourself! You can't establish a level of Trust, you take what they say less seriously, and you watch what you say in front of them. That's all that really happens!