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Exposing the Great 'Poverty Reduction' Lie

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- 1397 days ago -
The UN claims that its Millennium Development Campaign has reduced poverty globally, an assertion that is far from true.

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Past Member (0)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 4:52 am
The idea that poverty is disappearing is rubbish. Places that were never considered poor are showing signs of increasing poverty within their borders, on the other hand the rich are getting richer, so the divide between the two is growing.

PlsNoMessage se (588)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 5:07 am
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Past Member (0)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 8:12 am
Think the UN is on CRACK. They're on their yachts cruising instead of facing the GRIM reality that poverty is getting worse each year. Thanks Nils

Ben O (154)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 8:59 am
"Overcoming poverty is not a task of charity, it is an act of justice. Like Slavery and Apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings..."
(Nelson Mandela, who spent 27 years in prison for the right to vote)

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 12:32 pm
Just goes to show you what happens when you don't have "base numbers" or revised them for whatever political reasons you judge important.

Jonathan Harper (0)
Sunday August 24, 2014, 3:19 am

Past Member (0)
Sunday August 24, 2014, 1:23 pm
Another case of being oblivious to the real world!

Birgit W (160)
Sunday August 24, 2014, 1:40 pm
Ben Oscarsito says it all. Thanks for sharing Nils.

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Monday August 25, 2014, 4:37 am
Noted. Thanks for posting.
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