The belief that the world can’t solve extreme poverty and disease isn’t just mistaken. It is harmful. – Bill Gates This is a great letter by two people who, not only have researched poverty, but have worked to eradicate it. Read, watch the videos, and learn their take on the three myths that wrongly tell […]
In one house The cat got a new mouse Handsewn with buttons and lace And strings and fancy things And a new dish and a bag of gourmet treats Elsewhere a little girl goes hungry Santa did not find her In one house The dog got a sweater And a shiny new bowl And three […]
A Story about one child, one of 22,000 homeless kids in NY Why do some kids have not even the most basic needs covered? What is it like to live such a life? In this New York Times article, Andrea Elliott tells the story of one girl. Unforgettable read.
The power is out again The phone is down again No internet No water today The mosquitos are thick this time of year I am remembering those days I said I’d never forget But I did I am remembering the people I said I’d never forget And I haven’t I sleep on the floor I […]
If you arrive in a world That is perfect and nice Then yes please Follow our advice Use our systems Pass down our things Climb our ladders Wear our rings Ask your father What he recommends Learn our mottos The means justifies the ends But if you arrive in a world Where poverty and war are […]