Todd: Compassion is not ‘soft,’ Douglas Todd, Vancouver Sun, March 27, 2012
by Douglas Todd, The Vancouver Sun
1 year ago
Since the world is interconnected as never before, Armstrong said “it’s a denial of reality” to confine compassion to one’s family, friends or group.
“We have created a global market. Politically we’re linked as well. What happens in Afghanistan today could have repercussions in New York or London tomorrow. We’re connected electronically on the World Wide Web. And we face the same environmental catastrophe."