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Actress Mia Farrow has planned a personal hunger strike to draw attention to the starvation risk facing millions in the war-ravaged Darfur region of Sudan. Is this a good idea?

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Poll Results: 7,872 votes
53%
Maybe, but there are more productive ways to help.
 
20%
Yes. It's a brave way to shine light on a terrible situation.
 
14%
No. She's just doing it for personal glory.
 
10%
I don't care.
 
3%
Other.
 



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JL A.
Saturday August 30, 2014, 12:05 PM


Still doing my part to spread the word that Care2 has said they'll be discontinuing polls; no effective date given

Heidi Aubrey
Tuesday July 1, 2014, 8:48 PM


No. It is little more than a publicity stunt.

Nyack Clancy
Friday June 13, 2014, 11:41 PM


We need new polls

Vicky P.
Tuesday April 1, 2014, 11:00 PM


there are more productive ways to help but it does bring attention to it :)

Vicky P.
Tuesday April 1, 2014, 11:00 PM


there are more productive ways to help but it does bring attention to it :)

ERIKA SOMLAI
Sunday December 15, 2013, 5:12 AM


there are more productive ways to help

Laura Saxon
Thursday December 12, 2013, 8:41 AM


No. Depriving oneself of food is damaging.

Mary T.
Thursday December 5, 2013, 9:07 AM


maybe

Sue H.
Monday October 28, 2013, 8:47 PM


Seems like this is self promotion.

Heidi Aubrey
Wednesday September 25, 2013, 5:28 PM


I think she is also doing it for personal glory as well as being slightly altruistic.

There are better ways, more productive ways by far.



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