Homeless Hero Hugo Alfredo Tale-Yax: Can Empathy and Condemnation Go Hand in Hand in New York City?

An item hit the news regarding a homeless man who was killed in New York City recently.  Hugo Alfredo Tale-Yax, 31, was stabbed as he intervened in an early-morning altercation between a man and a woman on a Queens sidewalk -- some reports say it was a mugging.  In a scene captured by a surveillance camera, Tale-Yax then walked down the sidewalk, collapsed, and  lay there for about an hour as numerous pedestrians walked by.  ...more