The Carnage in Plateau and the Complicity of Silence

“In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.”                – Martin Luther King Jnr We have rapidly evolved so much in our national life that human lives do not matter. We simply ignore deaths or even blame the dead for dying. Is it any wonder that our President (and his predecessor) will ignore the bombings that took hundreds of lives in his backyard to send condolence messages to France for the death of a…