Grave security concerns can arise as a result of demographic trends, chronic poverty, economic inequality, environmental degradation, pandemic diseases, organized crime, repressive governance and other developments no state can control alone. Arms can’t address such...
We have nothing to show for our independence, except overwhelming poverty.
Heal the past and you’ll heal the present.” Kharis Macey
She missed — without knowing what she missed– paints and crayons
Poverty is like a crumb that sits at a table, and starves itself to death.
Better poverty without a care than wealth with its many obligations.
In the same essay, Said (who is reviewing Peter Stansky and William Abrams, co-authors obsessed with the Blair/Orwell distinction) congratulates them on their forceful use of tautology:‘Orwell belonged to the category of writers who write.’...
A thief is one who insists on sharing his victimhood.
WE MUST ALL EAT OR ELSE WE WILL PUT SAND IN YOUR FOOD.
The presence of even a single poor child on the street means a million defeats for mankind.