Drayton's Gazette discusses social and political issues happening around the globe through the eyes of the African American, minority and disaffected communities.

Six Billion Voices

The World’s Shame!

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While this video was made in 2007 or before by 3 people by the name of Luke, Josh and Pat the reality is that poverty has grown across America. During the Bush era the government decided to no longer it call HUNGER, “hunger” but instead for global political reasons they decided to call it FOOD CHALLENGED as if those who are living in impoverished conditions or are living in middle class homes but are still going “hungry” in the worlds richest and most powerful country would somehow think they are less hungry if their condition was renamed.

This was made by someone as a school project the story is eloquently told about the tragedy that we walk by onĀ  a daily basis unaware or pretending not to see…Which is it? What kind of world is it that we want to live in? Where is our activism, our willingness to put the work in for that benevolent harmonious world we all profess to want and believe governments should work towards, and that we as human beings of all races, nationalities, religious and non believers should all care about and strive to acvhieve.


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