A picture is worth a thousand words, but not all pictures are created equal. The pictures you usually see can be cute, beautiful, funny, or enchanting, but these pictures are powerful. They are gripping and unforgettable because of the volumes they speak about the human condition – about some of the best and worst moments of contemporary human existence.
I should warn my watchers that some of these pictures may upset them. But that’s precisely because these images reflect some of the worst parts of the human experience and world events. These photos, for the most part, describe our present – our suffering and our triumphs, our perseverance and our failures, our compassion and our hatred, our intelligence and our stupidity.
Some of these photographs may mean more to some of my watchers than to others. But hopefully, they will remind us all that the world can always use a little bit more love, tolerance, compassion and understanding.
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