Sure we did, they had been doing it to the Turks for around 200 years at that point.We didnt know what ways some people of the arabian world will take, to show how important their case is to them.
Was it conscience, or was it the fact that we didn't like our acid-rain forests, our flammable rivers and our smog-choked cities?We hadnt had the conciencse to watch what we are doing to our environment.
How has that improved the lives of the majority of humans on this planet?We didnt know about super massive black holes.
That last one only impacted 85 million people. I'm looking for something that helped the 4 billion+ who have been born since then.And we didnt know that Germany will win the world soccer championship 3 times.
I'ld say we have come a long way