Tax the banks and give to the poor, Robin Hood style.

from SMH

PETER SINGER

March 31, 2010

For the first time in history we have the ability to eradicate large-scale extreme poverty and the suffering it brings. The question is whether we have the will to do it. Growing support for a global financial transaction tax – known as the Robin Hood […]

Professor Jeffrey Sachs on Sustainable Solutions

This world leader in the concern for the problems of world poverty and a sustainable environment speaks at Sydney University at its opening of their new centre for Sustainable Solutions. The video is provided by the ABC. It can be found at (Click here).

It outlines the history of economic growth, the fact that […]


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