Tuesday, January 03, 2006
The Daily Show
These women come from some of the most vial barrios than you can imagine, huge fields of tin shacks with no running water, electeral power, ect. The one asset they have is their good looks and the hope that they can use those looks too give them a foothold out of poverty, If you wanted to truely help them you would have safe sex with them for an hour or just sit with them for a hour. People will say they should stop and make baskets for tourists, ...get real .....they will never get out of poverty making baskets . Their government's should take care of them, the government's are as poor as they are.
Why does America hate prostitutes ? Liberals, conservatives, the religious right who wants to send missionaries and convert them to Christian basket weavers is this why were some of the most hated people in the world. If America wants to hate something it should be men , we do something awful to are fellow man everyday.
The World Bank goes on to define moderate poverty as basic subsistence living, on $1 to $2 a day. All told, nearly half the world's population lives in poverty -- that's 2.8 billion people living on less than two dollars a day
Each year over 8 million people die because they are simply too poor to stay alive.
More than 800 million people go hungry every day.
The gross domestic product of the poorest 48 nations is less than the wealth of the world's three richest people.
Thirty-thousand children die every day due to hunger and treatable illnesses.
6 million children die every year before their fifth birthday, as a result of malnutrition.