What are we losing in the Web’s images of suffering and schadenfreude?

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An article well worth reading by Pulitzer prize winner Philip Kennicott

Facebook and Twitter have become vast, voyeuristic bazaars of freakishness and pain, inviting us to laugh at politicians having bad hair days, or a peasant carrying too many goats on the back of his motorbike.

via What are we losing in the Web’s images of suffering and schadenfreude? – Washington Post.

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