Thursday August 6, 2020

Five lessons from the Thai cave rescue

This was something more than a simple (if uplifting) story of heroism

15th July, 2018

The Thai cave rescue united people across the world in a celebration of our common humanity - but it also helps expose some of our blind spots. Here are five ways in which this was something more than a simple (if uplifting) story of heroism.

When tragedies and disasters happen in the developing world, the western media tends to place the western response at the centre of the story. From US military helicopters dropping food...

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