Research Associate at ALLFED - Alliance to Feed the Earth in Disasters
Opinions my own.
"The essential thing was to save the greatest possible number of persons from dying and being doomed to unending separation. And to do this there was only one resource: to fight the plague. There was nothing admirable about this attitude; it was merely logical." - Albert Camus, The Plague
Altruism is the rational response to an irrational world.