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Month: April 2019

Messy

Since the terrible fire at Notre Dame, the online world has been alive with debate. Who should pay for the repairs? Is it right that several billionaires have so quickly agreed to fund the restoration, when there are countless other crises and disasters which also need urgent help? While few would argue that the Cathedral deserves to be restored, many are left wondering why a building of historic and aesthetic value has received immediate and generous financial backing, while humanitarian and global needs struggle to attract support: indigenous communities, rainforest…