The positive stories about people helping strangers used to be the norm. Concern for our fellow neighbor wasn’t something we had to think twice about. Yet somehow our selflessness has developed into self-centeredness, and concern for our neighbor has become more extraordinary rather than, well, ordinary…
So in an effort to counter this mindset, YouTube user FRIKK decided to conduct a social experiment: would you help a freezing child?
Set in Oslo, Norway, during the dead of winter, they placed a young boy named Johannes without a jacket at a bus stop and set up a hidden camera.
This is what happened: