‘Many and sharp the num’rous ills
Inwoven with our frame!
More pointed still we make ourselves
Regret, remorse, and shame!
And man, whose heav’n-erected face
The smiles of love adorn, –
Man’s inhumanity to man
Makes countless thousands mourn!’
Robert Burns, ‘Man Was Made to Mourn’, 1784
Image Plantu, French cartoonist for Le Monde
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