The Silver Bullet

The Silver Bullet

by Fred Harrison
     
 

Face it.

The world is no closer to consigning poverty to history.

Why is there still poverty-from whole countries of the poor South, to the back streets, slums and trailer parks of the rich West?
The good intentions, the money, the rhetoric, the pity and the media histrionics are but pinpricks to a worldrampaging monster. They say there is no silver…  See more details below

Overview

Face it.

The world is no closer to consigning poverty to history.

Why is there still poverty-from whole countries of the poor South, to the back streets, slums and trailer parks of the rich West?
The good intentions, the money, the rhetoric, the pity and the media histrionics are but pinpricks to a worldrampaging monster. They say there is no silver bullet.

Neither Geldof or Bono, nor the United Nations, nor the vast assembled hosts of international aid and development agencies have the answer.

Doesn't every citizen of the world have an equal right to the good life? With so much wealth in the world, why are so many of us so poor, when we could rid ourselves of this monster? And the fact is, there is only one way to kill poverty...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780904658101
Publisher:
The IU
Publication date:
10/16/2009
Pages:
206
Product dimensions:
0.47(w) x 8.50(h) x 5.50(d)

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