Tag: animal tragedies

  • Booklove: The Sound of Things Falling

    Booklove: The Sound of Things Falling

    (Published in the Business Standard, June 16, 2014) It is only once in a while that animal tragedies impinge on human consciousness: the pathos of their suffering has to be extreme in order to jump the queue of human misery. Some weeks ago, a Copenhagen zoo culled Marius, a giraffe with the soft nose and […]