Public uproar over killing Cecil-the-Lion: is it justified?

Killing Cecil-The-Lion is outrageous, but is such public uproar justified? First, there are still many indignities, to put it mildly, committed by humans against humans in this world that got less attention than untimely and sad end of Cecil’s life. Second, animal conservation is funded to a large extent by trophy hunters, paying top dollar for hunting licenses, a fact easily overlooked and forgotten by social media.

Public uproar over killing Cecil-the-Lion: is it justified?