Posts Tagged: poverty
Instead of giving two cheers to sweatshops, we should alter the policies that cause poverty in the first place
By the time we've had enough, it will be too late.
In occupied Iraq, the population living in urban slums has skyrocketed. Why haven't we heard more about this shocking statistic?
China's stimulus package is not likely to bail out either the Chinese peasants or the global economy.
The United States must help poor countries deal with the impact of climate change.
The next U.S. administration needs to make the alleviation of global poverty a top priority.
In countries like Sierra Leone, AFRICOM is definitely not the answer to Africa's challenges.
The global economic crisis is just now hitting the developing world with devastating effects.
Without political reform, Laos will continue to be mired in debt and poverty, argues Ronald Bruce St John.