It isn’t just astounding to the average Canadian that their country doesn’t have an official poverty line, it’s astounding that no one, including the major political parties, is doing anything about it.
Below are excerpts from governments, organizations, and charities that highlight the need for Canada to finally create an official poverty line:
. . . → Read More: The Scott Ross: Canada’s Poverty of Poverty Measurement
The United States is doing it’s best to feed the world … or at least that’s what they’d like you to believe. US Food Aid may be more effective as a subsidy to domestic producers, agribusiness and shipping companies than it is at alleviating hunger in the poorest parts of the world.
Oxfam America . . . → Read More: Art Threat: Infographic Weekend: Where does US Food Aid go?