Sometimes The World Is Cruel Leonard Pitt Analysis

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“Sometimes the world is cruel.” Leonard Pitts states at the beginning of his article about the Haitian people. Haiti is one of the world’s poorest countries. Along with that, Haiti is stricken by a countless number of natural disasters. Thousands of Haitians have lost their lives to natural disasters. “Why are the most vulnerable repeatedly assessed the highest price,” asked Pitts in his article. Why is it the the poor are hit the hardest? When it couldn’t get much worse for them, the world decides to take what little they have. It’s not just in Haiti that natural disasters occur, but Pitts decides to write an article about them because of their circumstances. It’s not the people’s fault that the country is poor, or even that natural disasters happen. They are acts of God that test those who do not have much wealth. After a natural disaster there is weeping and…show more content…
The world will continue to throw everything it has at us, but together as humans we must push on. We have learned that in order to survive we have to be courageous and never give up. This spirit is in all humans but we see most when we are tested by our world. Through technology life has becomes a lot easier, but the world is always there to pry out of us what it truly means to live. Just because to it’s easy now doesn’t mean it will always be like this. There will come a time when our perseverance is tested, and as humans we can not stay knocked down. In conclusion, Pitts’s article shows everyone that despite the world being cruel, anyone can make the choice to push on through the storm. The Haitian people set great examples for the rest of us. They have shown over and over that just because life challenges us, doesn’t mean that we have to give in. The world is very cruel and if you let it, it will knock you down and keep you down permanently. As humans we have the courage to survive through anything the world could throw at

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