Location: East Liverpool, Ohio

I am a Liberal and a Socialist, a Democrat only because there is no one else to vote for. My religious beliefs, Think Herbert W. Armstrong.

Tuesday, August 07, 2007

Who has, who doesn't

I have to thank the Jehovah's Witnesses for this article. It was in their May 07 Awake magazine.

The politics of hunger
By Ignacio Ramonet
Now here’s a statistic you might have missed. The total wealth of the world’s three richest individuals is greater than the combined gross domestic product (1) of the 48 poorest countries - a quarter of all the world’s states.
To satisfy all the world’s sanitation and food requirements would cost only $13 billion, hardly as much as the people of the United States and the European Union spend each year on perfume.


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