No unseeing or unfeeling

[O]nce you allow a space for conflicting narratives, even those that might repulse you, the characters take up room in your mind and your heart. You can no longer unsee or unfeel them. You have to negoti- ate their presence without compromising your core principles.

Wajahat Ali in the Atlantic for June 2018.

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