“Outrage is conditioned not by the nature of the atrocity but by the affiliation of the victim and the perpetrator.”
Patrick Radden Keefe, Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland
Patrick Radden Keefe has garnered prizes ranging from the National Magazine Award to the Orwell Prize to the National Book Critics Circle Award for his meticulously-reported, hypnotically-engaging work on the many ways people behave badly. In addition to The New Yorker, his work has appeared in The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Magazine, Slate, and other publications.
The New York Times, April 8, 2021
The New Yorker, August 6, 2021
The Guardian, February 27, 2022
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