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Gary Haugen - the hidden reason for poverty

Gary Haugen’s TED Talk.

“Half a century of anti-poverty programs have left more poor people in slavery than at any other time in human history.”

Compassion

Infographic: The reality of violence against women

Often, discussions about equality center around leaning in, or whether or not the glass ceiling has got cracks in it. But for many women, the focus is on surviving everyday violence, assault and rape — a daily struggle that plays a part in keeping a billion people locked into poverty. 237 more words

Idea In Depth

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Infographic: The reality of violence against women

Often, discussions about equality center around leaning in, or whether or not the glass ceiling has got cracks in it. But for many women, the focus is on surviving everyday violence, assault and rape — a daily struggle that plays a part in keeping a billion people locked into poverty. 237 more words

Idea In Depth

The hidden reason for poverty the world needs to address now - Gary Haugen

Collective compassion has meant an overall decrease in global poverty since the 1980s, says civil rights lawyer Gary Haugen. Yet for all the world’s aid money, there’s a pervasive hidden problem keeping poverty alive. 13 more words

News

5 Books that Helped Me Grow Up:  “Good News about Injustice”

The list of 5 books that helped me grow up has to include Gary Haugen’s, “Good News about Injustice.”  Reading this book deepened my prayers  and convinced me that  even I could play a small role as a justice advocate for the global poor. 727 more words

Faith

Poverty: why?

Working to prevent human trafficking means being very aware of WHY it happens to begin with. It is only by looking at the root of an issue that we may see how to fix it. 25 more words

Activism