I'm a very optimistic person. I too tend to think that... sometimes... Not sure actually... I can well imagine a particular group of people (in case of the war in Ukraine for example Russian or Chechen soldiers) being brutal beyond comprehension. On the ship sinking and its sailors dying - no tears. Coming from a Russian (i'm obviously anti war, anti Putin). When I see images of dead bodies (say Russian soldiers in Ukraine) I do think about the overall tragedy - young kids being sent to their death probably without them even knowing. But with the ship it feels different. Maybe it's for the best that there are no graphic images of deaths, helps to not be sentimental and instead rejoice at Russian ship fucking itself...

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A Russian immigrant in America, father of 4, Cambridge and Harvard Business School alum. I run and write every day

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Alexei Sorokin

Alexei Sorokin

A Russian immigrant in America, father of 4, Cambridge and Harvard Business School alum. I run and write every day

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