How Senseless Kindness can Save the World

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I read Life and Fate, Vassily Grossman’s epic novel in 2010 with tears in my eyes: I was twenty-fives year old, fresh out of university, and buzzing with ideas. I had wanted to change the world, but found the world would not

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Freelance journalist writing on mental health and disability. Words have the power to shine a light on realities otherwise missed.

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