The Empathy Revolution Must Start Now

I was in Taiwan when I woke up to a full newsfeed about the shooting and what had transpired at Pulse in Orlando. I remember the feeling of numbness the first few hours of reading blocks of text. I remember my mom speaking out loud in front of the TV “See! Now you know, you should never go to those type of clubs, ok ?” I ignored her and just sat staring out the window, unable to respond or even consider starting a conversation with“How do you feel about this?”