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What We Seek

“Here is what we seek: a compassion that can stand in awe at what the poor have to carry rather than stand in judgment at how they carry it.” 16 more words

Overwhelmed

Life is overwhelming. I grew up pretty poor. Money issues are no stranger to me, but as I approach life, I realize this is completely different. 276 more words

Rant

Oxfam: rich versus poor

Yesterday in New Zealand media ran a story from Oxfam that tried to compare a few rich people with a lot of poor people.

RNZ: … 678 more words

General

Seeds of Inequality is in Production: Not in Distribution!

“It is obscene for so much wealth to be held in the hands of so few when 1 in 10 people survive on less than $2 a day. 222 more words

7. Five Pet Peeves

  1. Lying. I just don’t understand why people lie, especially about little things that can be avoided. Even the smallest of lies tend to hurt people.
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World’s eight richest men own as much as 3.6 billion people. Super rich often pay less tax than their secretaries. Almost 53 per cent people feel the current system has failed them

Just eight men, from Bill Gates to Michael Bloomberg, own as much wealth as 3.6 billion people in the world, according to a study by Oxfam, released on Monday. 678 more words

Super Rich

Emulating Dr. King's Work to Improve the Lives of Others

“If any of you are around when I have to meet my day, I don’t want a long funeral. And if you get somebody to deliver the eulogy, tell them not to talk too long. 651 more words