It has been a challenging 24 hours in our World as the World has yet again been witness to atrocities beyond the pale. As I worked away supporting the work of the Daily Outsiders, I released two personal tweets which I wanted to report on here:
— Mike Pouraryan (@mikepouraryan) September 14, 2015
Don't mind noting driven to tears by this: Our lives were saved by #Lebanon: the people who fled #Syria – in pictures http://t.co/jImz5Ch2rN— Mike Pouraryan (@mikepouraryan) September 15, 2015
As the World has been witness to death and destruction, what especially struck me was the story of the 10-year little girl and the fact that she started a school.
I just saw a Tweet cross my desk whereby a migrant boat heading to Greece from Turkey sinks and 13 are dead. When can we make sure that there are no stories like Barra?