The psychological persuasiveness of Aylan Kurdi’s tragic story

by Chris Goward
The world didn’t make much sense to me as a young boy. I remember sitting in my grandparents’ backyard on Fraser Street in Vancouver one summer day. I was probably seven or eight years old. Wondering why people were asking others for money to support research for cancer, or kidney disease, or tapeworms, or whatever. It didn’t make sense.Read the full article


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