Demand creates supply?

“The media has, in fact, covered the Beirut bombings extensively.

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Yet these are stories that, like so many stories of previous bombings and mass acts of violence outside of the West, readers have largely ignored.

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It would be easy to blame the media for this, to say that if only media outlets covered Beirut rather than ignoring it, the world might pay attention. I have bad news: The media does cover Beirut, just as it has been covering Lebanon’s refugee plight for years. That’s an uncomfortable truth, because rather than giving us an easy villain, it forces us to ask what our own role might be in the world’s disproportionate care and concern for one country over another.”

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Demand creates supply?

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