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How You Can Help Fight Back in the War on the Poor

Written by on May 6, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living with 1 Comment
How You Can Help Fight Back in the War on the Poor

If “the economy” can recover without real people recovering, then whose economy is it really? What can we do about all this? The first thing we can do is to change our mentality and drop the shame and stigma that’s associated with not being able to make ends meet.

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21 Facts About the Explosive Growth Of Poverty In America That Will Blow Your Mind

Written by on September 30, 2016 in Economy with 4 Comments
21 Facts About the Explosive Growth Of Poverty In America That Will Blow Your Mind

If We have this many people living on the edge of despair now, while times are “good”, what are things going to look like when our economy really starts falling apart?

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Making Urban Violence All About Race Lets Government & Bankers Off the Hook

Making Urban Violence All About Race Lets Government & Bankers Off the Hook

Cops shooting innocent people in inner cities does NOT describe the root of what’s been going on in American ghettoes. Loss of manufacturing jobs, owing to Globalist trade treaties; gang crime; drugs; poverty; absolute dependence on government for survival—now you’re talking about the roots of the devastation. But that wasn’t the preferred narrative. So instead, Black Lives Matter (BLM) and affiliated groups have received special attention from above: the President, the US Attorney General, George $oros, and so on.

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Here Are the Real Terrorists We Should All Be Worrying About

Written by on January 12, 2016 in Corruption, Government with 12 Comments
Here Are the Real Terrorists We Should All Be Worrying About

The unique brand of .01% terror: making a game of tax avoidance while 2,500,000 children experience homelessness.

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Gun violence: What Would a Real Campaign Against It Look Like?

Written by on December 13, 2015 in Agencies & Systems, Government, Policies, Politics with 5 Comments
Gun violence: What Would a Real Campaign Against It Look Like?

To really control gun violence requires a clear analysis of ALL incidents, where they happen, common elements, and causes. A somewhat tongue-in-cheek expose of governments choosing specific incidents to advance government agenda, and totally disregarding what will identify the TRUE causes of the majority of gun violence. A great expose of the REAL issues.

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This is the First Canadian City to Completely End Homelessness

Written by on October 22, 2015 in Economy with 16 Comments
This is the First Canadian City to Completely End Homelessness

If you’ve been without a home for 10 days in Medicine Hat, Alberta in Canada, your days are numbered – in a good way.

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Why Women Are Central to Climate Justice and Solutions

Written by on September 26, 2015 in Climate Change, Environment with 1 Comment
Why Women Are Central to Climate Justice and Solutions

Tangentially, there is a clear link between poverty and who climate change impacts first and worst—and women make up the greatest percentage of the worlds poor.

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Why Women’s Risk of Poverty Jumps Drastically When They Enter Their 20s

Written by on September 19, 2015 in Economy with 21 Comments
Why Women’s Risk of Poverty Jumps Drastically When They Enter Their 20s

Women between the ages of 25 and 34 experience a poverty rate 6.9 percentage points higher than men. What are your thoughts on this?

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As Europe’s One Percent Flourishes, Millions Sink into Poverty

Written by on September 12, 2015 in Economy with 20 Comments
As Europe’s One Percent Flourishes, Millions Sink into Poverty

Between 2009 and 2013, the number of Europeans living without enough money to heat their homes or cope with unforeseen expenses, a state known as “severe material deprivation,” rose by 7.5 million to 50 million people.

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3 Ways to Bring Down an Unjust System

Written by on May 9, 2015 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
3 Ways to Bring Down an Unjust System

We live in a world with over 7 billion people in it, the majority of whom are living in abject poverty caused mostly by the minority of whom are living over-indulgent lifestyles. The global economic system is fundamentally unsustainable, unjust, and unstable.

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The Shocking Cause of Global Poverty (Hint: It Has Nothing To Do With Money)

Written by on April 25, 2015 in Economy with 1 Comment
The Shocking Cause of Global Poverty (Hint: It Has Nothing To Do With Money)

There are billions of poor people around the world but is the reason why they’re poor really what we think it is? Gary Haugen gives an amazing presentation that will both shock you and move you.

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Low-Wage Workers ‘Movement’ Flexes Its Muscles Nationwide

Written by on September 4, 2014 in Economy with 0 Comments
Low-Wage Workers ‘Movement’ Flexes Its Muscles Nationwide

Employees of the fast-food industry demand $15 minimum wage and better workplace protections as actions expected in 150 cities across the country

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We’re On the Right Track – Inspiring Video on Why the World is Getting Better

We’re On the Right Track – Inspiring Video on Why the World is Getting Better

Latest video from Jason Silva on why the world is on the right track.

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