Arwa Damon

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I am angry at the trajectory of our evolution as a species. I am angry at us, that we created a world where being a «humanitarian» is a «thing» and not the norm.

The kindness of strangers exists. That I know. It’s literally the lifeblood of my charity the International Network for Aid, Relief and Assistance, which facilitates medical care for war-wounded children who are unable to access the treatment they need.

It’s in the army of volunteers who descended upon Beirut’s devastated neighborhoods and swept, cleaned, carried debris for days from the streets and inside people’s homes. It’s in those who choose not to charge rent during the Covid-19 pandemic; those who had businesses that they transformed into food delivery and mask-making entities; in the individual who does not walk past the beggar or homeless person on the street, but stops for them.…  Seguir leyendo »