Nicole Leffel

538 days ago

Don’t go because you want to do something virtuous. Go because you want to do something difficult.

The Reductive Seduction of Other People’s Problems

thedevelopmentset.com

Let’s pretend, for a moment, that you are a 22-year-old college student in Kampala, Uganda. You’re sitting in class and discreetly scrolling through Facebook on your phone. You see that there has been another mass shooting in America, this time in a place called San Bernardino.