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U.S. Turns Back on Child Migrants After Its Policies in Guatemala, Honduras Sowed Seeds of Crisis
World  (tags: Guatemala, Honduras, Child Migrants, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, Inter American Development Bank, CAFTA, NAFTA, poverty, child refugees, Mexico, privitazation )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - democracynow.org
Economic policies driven by U.S.-funded lending organizations like the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank, along with CAFTA and NAFTA has increased poverty and other policies have increased corruption.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Africa Bring Electricity to 50 Million People for the First Time
World  (tags: AFRICA, develoment, electricity, society, poverty, economy, society, worldpolitics )

Cal
- 15 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Right now, there's a new bill in the Senate--the Energize Africa Act--that will help Africa bring electricity to 50 million people for the first time. We need t
Protesters Clash With Police in Brazil - Dave Zirin on World Cup 2014
World  (tags: World Cup 2014, Brazil, FIFA, Soccer, Economic Violence, Poverty, Oppression, Injustice, Police Brutality, Popular Resistance, Uprising, Protests, Dissent )

Brian
- 48 days ago - commondreams.org
"Author of "Dancing with The Devil", on why Brazilian protesters are fighting against the sport they love."
End Human Trafficking in Assam - Petition: PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: Human Rights, human trafficking, Walk Free, poverty, tea plantations, Assam, TATA global beverages, Tetleys )

Evelyn
- 117 days ago - walkfree.org
Workers in Assam are trapped in a unique situation of terrible poverty making them vulnerable to the lure of human traffickers. Investigative reports indicate that people in Delhi have bought girls for as little as $65 USD. Others are taken abroad.
End Extreme Poverty By 2013? - SIGN PLEASE !
World  (tags: Poverty, European Elections, society, politics, government )

Angelika
- 120 days ago - act.one.org
We're asking the European Union to honour its promises on providing aid for the world's poorest, and to make governments and businesses transparent and accountable. Put fighting extreme poverty on the agenda during this year's European elections.
The Poor Are Dying to Make the Rich Richer
World  (tags: wealth, poverty, income inequality, econonic injustice )

Freya
- 185 days ago - 4thmedia.org
It is January 2014, but somehow it all feels like last year, or the year before last... or ten years ago. Jakarta is under water; people are trying to save all they can, but their houses are being ruined... some men, women and children are dying...
Afghans Face Cold, Hungry Winter as Aid Goes Missing
World  (tags: Afghanistan, poverty, aid, hunger )

Freya
- 192 days ago - news.msn.com
Warehouses are stuffed with food, but government problems are leading to thousands of homeless Afghans with nothing to eat.
E-Hell on Earth: Where the West's Electronics Go to Die
World  (tags: africa, children, electronics, pollution, poison, poverty, corruption )

Judy
- 282 days ago - gizmodo.com
While American consumers clamor for the latest and greatest in consumer electronics, our older digital devices are inundating and poisoning a generation of children in Ghana.
400 Million Children Mired in Extreme Poverty
World  (tags: humanrights, children, children, poverty, World Bank, child labour, mulnutrition )

Naoko
- 292 days ago - ipsnews.net
Four hundred million children under 13 years of age are living in extreme poverty worldwide, according to a new study released by the World Bank here Thursday.
Endemic Corruption in Bangladesh Is Leaving Children Dead in the Street
World  (tags: children, child labor, safety, poverty, Bengladesh, world, politics, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', interesting, society, violence )

Cal
- 346 days ago - globalpost.com
Commentary: The country is at a tipping point regarding violence, safety and labor condition
The North Korea I Wasn't Meant to See
World  (tags: world, politics, North Korea, hunger, mass hunger, poverty, oppression, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', society, news, freedoms )

Cal
- 359 days ago - cnn.com
The poverty I see through the bus window is not the view of North Korea the regime wants to be seen.
TAKE ACTION: URGE CONGRESS TO SUPPORT GLOBAL HUNGER AND POVERTY FIGHTING PROGRAMS
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, hunger, poverty, ethics )

Beverly
- 428 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Contact your Senators and Representative, asking them to support the Senate's FY 2013 funding levels for overseas relief and development programs. Even if you have written to Congress about this previously, now is the time to write them again!
TAKE ACTION: TELL OUR WORLD LEADERS TO HELP END CHRONIC MALNUTRION FOR 25 MILLION KIDS BY 2016
World  (tags: HumanRights, humanrights, world, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, hunger, poverty )

Beverly
- 441 days ago - one.org
It's time for a global food revolution. It's time to save millions of lives. Add your name now.
TAKE ACTION: TELL WORLD LEADERS: END HUNGER BY 2015
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, death, politics, hunger, poverty )

Beverly
- 441 days ago - thehungersite.cothehungersite.com
If we are to break the cycle of poverty and hunger by 2015, as established by the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals, this year's G8 Summit will need to put much of its focus on how to combat rising rates of malnutrition and indigence.
Chris Hedges: Oprah and Law of Attraction = Attack on the Poor - YouTube   video
World  (tags: Oprah, Chris Hedges, Law of Attraction, happiness, magical, equal life foundation, poverty, human rights, equalmoney, activists, ethics, freedoms, society, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, society, UnitedNations, africa, children )

Bernard
- 442 days ago - youtube.com
The Magical Thinking that beat up on the poor. Educate yourself so that you do not fall in the trap of magical thinking as that is only supporting the corporate state and ensure the blame to shift to the poor. Be a responsible human and drop the ego
 

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