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'Who Runs Greece? Bankers Who Pit Poor Vs Poor'   video
World  (tags: Greece, austerity, Adrian Salbuchi, bankers, economy, riots, poor )

Dandelion
- 943 days ago - youtube.com
Who will benefit from the new set of Greek austerity measures, which got a violent response from the crowd on Sunday? Adrian Salbuchi, author and consultant, suggests it's the bankers, who are responsible for the economic downturn in the first place.
Powerful Earthquake Strikes Poor Eastern Turkey
World  (tags: Powerful, earthquake, strikes, poor, eastern, Turkey )

Agnes
- 1065 days ago - cnn.com
Istanbul, Turkey (CNN) -- Turkey was struck by its most powerful earthquake in at least a decade Sunday, as a major tremor and at least seven aftershocks rattled the poor east of the country.
4 of a Family Becoming Permanently Blind in Nilphamari - Political Changeover Brings Misfortune to a Poor Family
World  (tags: humanrights, government, blind, political changeover, ignore, deny, predecessor, poor )

Naoko
- 1626 days ago - nation.ittefaq.com
Long prevailing political culture of the country (Bangladesh) to ignore or deny the programmes or directives of the predecessors thus has created a humanitarian crisis for that family.
Woman Politician Wins Even By Losing
World  (tags: politician, woman, win, lose, empower women, Pakistan, election, vow, fight, injustice, strength, Jafarabad, Sindh, candidate, poor, support )

Naoko
- 1644 days ago - ipsnews.net
KARACHI, Pakistan, Mar.23, 2010 (IPS) - Earnestness is still on her sunburnt face as she faces throngs of people just days after her defeat. Indeed, even as threats continue to come her way, Mai Jori has not given up on her dreams to help empower the
SUDAN : Universal Access Still a Long Way Off in the South
World  (tags: hiv/aids, Sudan, sourthen Sudan, infrastructure, poor, universal access, HIV program, prevalence, pandemic, prevention, SSAC, awareness, condom, war )

Naoko
- 1690 days ago - plusnews.org
Southern Sudan's poor infrastructure largely illeterate population and the dearth of health facilities and workers mean that despite five years of peace, HIV programmes are still in their infancy.
Food for the Hungry (Malaysia)
World  (tags: poor, hunger, charitable organisation, Malaysia, KL, cycle of poverty, food bank, donation, urban )

Naoko
- 1737 days ago - thestar.com.my
Admist the revelry of this festive season, hundreds of people are going to bed because they haven't got any food, says a charitable organisation that is feeding 400 poor families.
Stand Up for the World's Poorest People!-Please Take Action!!
World  (tags: humanrights, poor, Obama, copenhagen, leaders, world, humans )

Tierney
- 1743 days ago - act.oxfamamerica.org
We at Oxfam see it every day: climate change is increasing hunger and poverty around the world. And this week at the climate summit in Copenhagen, President Obama and other leaders are making decisions that will affect the world's poor for decades to
Sign Petition: Tell Congress to End Child Hunger
World  (tags: world, global, crisis, poor, children, families, food, security, act, starvation, disease, health, nutrition, illness, humans, death, society, malnutrition, poverty, sadness )

Tom
- 1861 days ago - action.savethechildren.org
The global food crisis may be out of the headlines for the moment, but for poor children and families, the emergency remains urgent and real. Please co-sponsor the The Roadmap to End Global Hunger and Promote Food Security Act of 2009 (H.R. 2817).
Sign Petition: Provide Water for the World
World  (tags: world, clean, water, sanitation, poor, health, prevention, protection, risks, safety, illness, health, humans, disease, children, rights, technology, science, government, obama )

Tom
- 1930 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In his Inaugural Address, President Obama said, "let clean waters flow." With those words, he brought recognition to the suffering of 884 million people who do not have access to clean water and 2.5 billion without adequate sanitation.
Take a Stand Against Wrongful Eviction
World  (tags: world, poverty, poor, shelter, homeless, water, sanitation, disease, suffering, health, harassment, corruption, discrimination, women, children, human, rights, safety, prevention, culture, humans, government )

Tom
- 1930 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
For the more than 1.6 billion people suffering from some sort of shelter deprivation in the world, that future is bleak. Without access to adequate shelter, clean water or sanitation, upwards of 10 million people die each year from preventable diseases.
Sign Petition: Tell Congress the World's Poorest Need Clean Water
World  (tags: world, humanitarian, relief, human, rights, water, humans, safety, risks, health, children, disease, illness, pollution, environment, culture, society, government, family, poverty, poor, cholera, typhoid, malaria )

Tom
- 1941 days ago - humanitarianrelief.change.org
One in five people worldwide go without access to safe and reliable water sources every day. Double that number go without basic sanitation services, such as latrines or even a place to wash their hands, contaminating water supplies.
Sign Petition: Marginalized People in Sri Lanka - Help Protect Their Human Rights
World  (tags: world, humanitarian, aid, human rights, women, children, sri lanka, water, humans, safety, risks, health, children, disease, illness, pollution, environment, culture, society, government, family, poverty, poor, cholera, typhoid, malaria )

Tom
- 1941 days ago - change.org
The people of Sri Lanka have suffered immeasurable, untold violations of their fundamental human rights. The worst of these abuses are horrific acts of torture and the systematic abuse of women and children. Much work needs to done to get justice.
At Stake Are More Than Banks
World  (tags: world, Africa, Asia, Latin America, economy, rich, entitlemen, plutocrats, corporations, business, bailouts, poor, greed, poverty, g-20, leaders, famine, floods, starvation, women, children, hunger, mortality, suffering, death )

Tom
- 1999 days ago - nytimes.com
The 500 richest people in the world earned more than the 416 million poorest people. The first group bears responsibility for the global economic mess but will be just fine; the latter group has no responsibility and will suffer the worst consequences.
Priced Out of the Market - Starving for Fuel
World  (tags: biofuels, meat production, starvation, poor, children, food, death, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, ethics, government, politics, Refugees&Relief, diet, disease, nutrition )

Rebecca
- 2394 days ago - nytimes.com
The world's food situation is bleak, and shortsighted policies in the United States and other wealthy countries - which are diverting crops to environmentally dubious biofuels - bear much of the blame. Meat production & corn for fuel is killing people.
The Wrong Side of the Tracks
World  (tags: children, underpriviledged, poor, dangerous )

Indian
- 2408 days ago - reuters.com
and you thought you had it bad
 

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