Teju Cole: “Unmournable Bodies”

“We mourn with France. We ought to. But it is also true that violence from ‘our’ side continues unabated. By this time next month, in all likelihood, many more ‘young men of military age’ and many others, neither young nor male, will have been killed by U.S. drone strikes in Pakistan and elsewhere.” Read the rest of Teju Cole‘s thought-provoking piece in The New Yorker where he shares his view on the public reaction to the events in Paris.