Tag Archives: extreme poverty

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Still more evidence of mass kidnappings of @Oxfam activists

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The only charitable explanation for ODA activists not dancing in the streets to celebrate the success of capitalism in abolishing extreme poverty is mass kidnappings. Their forcible detention is the only thing stopping them celebrating, I am sure.

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Most of the extreme poor will be in sub-Saharan Africa in 2030

Thinking about The Great Leap Forward | Econbrowser

Source: Thinking about The Great Leap Forward | Econbrowser

The future should sue today’s climate activists for slowing The Great Escape

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Source: Oregon Court Declines To Dismiss Children’s Crusade Climate Lawsuit | Competitive Enterprise Institute.

Latin America is becoming richer and less unequal

@BernieSanders @realdonaldtrump want to reverse The Great Escape in developing countries

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Source: TRANSCRIPT: Bernie Sanders meets with News Editorial Board – NY Daily News.

Source: If you’re poor in another country, this is the scariest thing Bernie Sanders has said – Vox.

Source: If you’re poor in another country, this is the scariest thing Bernie Sanders has said – Vox.

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@NewStatesman @WebbTrust prize-winning essay on inequality missed The Great Escape

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Source: How can growth reduce inequality?

Despite population growth, see how the total number of people in extreme poverty has fallen

138,000 people out of poverty every day for 25 years while @oxfamnz claimed neo-liberalism ruined the world

62 billionaires alert: extreme poverty could have fallen so much faster?

https://twitter.com/ValaAfshar/status/690629970595573761

Globalisation is Good – Johan Norberg on Globalisation