Tag Archives: global poverty

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

Latin America is becoming richer and less unequal

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

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Source: How can growth reduce inequality?

Why Does 1% of History Have 99% of the Wealth? @Oxfam #TPPANoWay

Poverty’s development 1800-2015

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

@WorldBank is telling porky pies about #EndPoverty and fighting #ClimateChange

Share of world poverty has halved in last 20 years

https://twitter.com/MaxCRoser/status/630066216158261248/photo/1