Tagged with poverty

Children Do What They See Done

Nature is the overbearing factor in our behavior but nurture also has a role that cannot be neglected. Early exposure to violence, combined with poverty and abuse can shape our attitudes and behavior in such a way that the damage to the psyche will contribute to the manifestation of violence in thoughts and actions throughout … Continue reading

Pass on the gift

Every day in April, Heifer International is working hard to help lift people out of poverty through their “Pass on the Gift” project. And some of our most inspiring successes involve mothers and their children. Continue reading

Curing Poverty: New Tribalism

I believe we are capable of addressing and solving the poverty created by the class structure, self-interest, individual and corporate greed, conquests and wars and, the inappropriate distribution of resources including water and food that lead to starvation and death all over the planet. However, we may have to become tribal to achieve that. Continue reading

Poverty: America's Best Kept Secret

I think Americans are capable of addressing and solving the poverty created by the class structure, self-interest, individual and corporate greed, conquests and wars and, the inappropriate distribution of resources including water, food and medical assistance that lead to poverty, starvation and death. IMO it’s shameful that earth’s most wealthy nations continue to destroy other … Continue reading