Thoughts to share from White's Creek gorge.
This is the most depressing thing I have seen in a while. Now I will not sleep for a long, long time.
I was amazed at the skill and fearlessness of these kids but the conditions appall me. The human race does not have to be a weed that chokes out all the good in the world but here we are doing just that.
We Americans just simply don't appreciate the ramifications of poverty. It was this kind of thing, and worse, that influenced Che Guevara to becoming a revolutionary after having been pacifist medical student. Watch "The Motorcycle Diaries"...