This is the Citarum River, in Indonesia, possibly the most polluted river in the world, due to mankind’s greed and insensibility regarding environment. Once one of the most beautiful waters in Asia, now the Citarumis a graveyard of debris, where locals, who can no longer fish, risk their lives scavenging for bottles and anything else they might sell for a small profit.
Many times you will hear a religious person say in the face of calamity or disaster, “God, Our Father, is testing our faith.”
Well, what kind of a father is that? If you will, imagine a human father of three, who allows all three children to be kept in a makeshift prison, each child in solitary…
“War is when the young and stupid are tricked by the old and bitter into killing each other.”