It is easy
to live in the little bubble of America and not realize the severity of the situations going on overseas. Before the internet, it was easy to stay unaware of what was going on in the world, but with the booming global society we live in today, ignoring others anguish is NOT an option! I believe that even if there is nothing you can do to actually HELP these people (give money, donate time, food or whatever) simple AWARENESS
of what is going on in the world will only further spread the wealth of knowledge to those around you, therefore starting a movement of information that is really important! K'NAAN is an artist that is using his fame and outreach for good in this world and there is nothing more valuable then that. Here is The Link
to an article about WHY Americans should care.