Tag Archives: poverty

Megaphone Magazine and Henry Doyle


If you like this video please click the LIKE button and the SHARE button too!!!!! For the words to the story CLICK HERE BELOW https://ritajasper.wordpress.com/2010/0 7/20/rooming-house-blues-in-the-downtown-eastside-by-henry-doyle/ Help people find their voice Megaphone’s Community Writing Workshop project began in 2009 at … Continue reading

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Poverty and urbanization of Dhaka garment girls


Thanx to Gender Across Borders website Mahmuda Akhter, 23, working in a garment factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh (Image Credit: Erik German/Global Post) The World Bank has estimated that 47 percent of poor Bangladeshi women don’t get enough to eat — leaving … Continue reading

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Lets become more inefficient to save the world!!!!


Lets work less, produce less, waste less and live more!!!! If you want to share this & do not see the share button at the bottom of this post please click on the title, go to the bottom of the … Continue reading

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slumdog


Watched “Slumdog Millionaire” again. What a beautiful story!!!!!!

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The most important event of the year!!!!!!!!! More to come


Tools ‹ Ritajasper’s Blog — WordPress. Photos Kelly White organized a memorial for women who went missing from the Downtown Eastside, including victims of Robert Pickton. Aug. 29, 2010. (CTV) If you want to share this & do not see … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer and Poverty


Breast Cancer: Economic Impact and Labour Force Re-entry Report commissioned by the Canadian Breast Cancer Network We may thing of breast cancer as a health condition, but it is also an economic condition. A diagnosis of breast cancer can have … Continue reading

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Excellent Graphs to cut through propaganda. Continue reading

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