MSNBC Photoblog

Below the caption, the page reads “Polio still exists in Pakistan, India, Afghanistan and Nigeria. According to this article, India is close to eradicating polio. Here is more information about obstacles in Nigeria and Pakistan.” There are links to additional news articles that elaborate on the obstacles in Nigeria and Pakistan. This photo seems to distance viewers from the Pakistani man by showing how different his experience is from the majority of individuals living in the United States. US-American viewers cannot relate to pushing a sick child in a wheelbarrow or not having their child vaccinated since it is often required before children are allowed to attend school.