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Frantz Samedi holds his lifeless 5-year-old daughter, Tamasha Jean, who died when Hurricane Ike's flood waters swept children and the elderly from their homes in the small Haitian town of Cabaret in this Sept. 7, 2008 photo. This photo is one from a series from the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News by Miami Herald photographer Patrick Farrell.

Wailing mother holds 3 month old daughter who was beaten to death by her own father for being born female.

A dying soldier clutches a priest. Venezuela 1962

Eight year old coal miner, USA, early 1900’s.

Werfel, a 6 year old orphan from Austria has just been given his first pair of new shoes by the American Red Cross. 1946.

German soldiers, date unknown. The reality of War. Many soldiers on both sides were little more than kids. Thrown into uniform and given scant training, they were forced to endure combat and conditions that eventually broke even the hardest of the hard-hearted. They also died in droves.

An abandoned boy, holding a soft toy amongst the devastation of the London Blitz 1945- Toni Frissell

A captured teenage Nazi is in tears as he holds out his wounded arm for a sympathetic American to examine as they wait for a medic in Cherbourg. The French were sometimes puzzled (and angered) by Americans' kind treatment of prisoners, including giving them oranges, which they had not seen for years. God Bless America!!