Reminded me of the video clubs here in the Dominican Republic. They all have a small section called "Foreign Cinema". There you will find all non American movies, including the few Dominican movies that they have... I figure globalization didn't work both ways here!
Now, for a really crude sample on how bad is the state of empathy in this world, you can read this Russell Beatie's post:
Now we know why they didn't walk out of New Orleans
Darn, I am so disappointed!