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Rescooped by Praveent Thamil Mani from Trade unions and social activism
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After 12 years, £390bn, and countless dead, we leave poverty, fraud – and the Taliban in Afghanistan

After 12 years, £390bn, and countless dead, we leave poverty, fraud – and the Taliban in Afghanistan | Poverty By Praveent | Scoop.it
A few years ago in Kabul, I was listening to a spokesman for an Afghan government organisation who was giving me a long, upbeat and not very convincing account of the achievements of the institution for which he worked.

Via Leicester Worker
Praveent Thamil Mani's insight:

The Afghan government is corrupted and needs a better government to overcome the poverty and get rid of the talebans.

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1964's War on Poverty: Failed or abandoned? - Philly.com

1964's War on Poverty: Failed or abandoned? - Philly.com | Poverty By Praveent | Scoop.it

Fifty years and one day after President Lyndon B. Johnson declared war on poverty, LeBaron Harvey was slicing strawberries last week in Cathedral Kitchen, a Camden nonprofit that feeds the poor.

 




Via jean lievens
Praveent Thamil Mani's insight:

People should try to help the poor often. Afford what you can and dont waste your moneys on 'wants' instead of spending it on 'needs'.

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