Compassion Fatigue and the Ride of the African Horsemen of the Apocalypse

As a student studying genocide and mass atrocity in the media, I often wonder whether we as consumers of the news can only take one atrocity at a time or if the media only thinks we can handle one at a time?  Over the past year, I have watched as reporting on the atrocities in the Central Africa Republic, South Sudan and the campaign #BringBackOurGirls gain momentum only to lose it as quickly as it was gained. Continue reading “Compassion Fatigue and the Ride of the African Horsemen of the Apocalypse”