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(JaiChai) Quickly responding to an extraordinary little post

20 Sep 2021 2 minute read 0 comments JaiChai

  image source   Yesterday, I read a Gem of a micro-blog post by @tonysandiego, torum.com. In spite of it's diminutive size (~ 4 1/2 paragraphs .

Freewrite: Under The Same Roof With Mumbling Depressionists

13 Aug 2021 4 minute read 1 comment Genuine Gemstone

For years, I've been practically laughing at the people who cried about loneliness, and depression, 'cause once upon a time, I was very depressed, and it lasted for years. There was nobody to help me, so I had to help myself. After more than ten year...

Singular Solutions for Complex Problems - Poverty Eradication

25 Apr 2021 9 minute read 0 comments AnomalousAnonymous1

Singular Solutions for Complex Problems (Poverty Eradication in Systemically Sustainable Developments) There is an old American Adage about placing a band-aid over a bullet hole. This stems not from any preconceived notions of America and its Wild We...

Will the 2020s be the UBI Decade?

21 Dec 2020 1 minute read 0 comments HamondStrabwary

Momentum for Universal Basic Income is growing steadily everyday. UBI testing programs are starting to sprout up around the country.   Plus, people are starting to pay attention to Alaska, which has had a form of UBI, an oil dividend check, since the...

Weaponized Poverty in Nigeria

25 Oct 2020 2 minute read 3 comments belemo

When you think about Africa, you probably don't think about a continent that is blessed with abundant mineral resources and manpower. Nope, you think of poverty, and rightly so, because we're wallowing in poverty. source However, recent events in Nig...

Reproducing poverty

7 Oct 2020 2 minute read 0 comments belemo

I understand life is hard and things beyond our control add to the stress but sometimes, I can't shake off the feeling that people make conscious effort to stay poor. It is one thing to be lazy and/or nonchalant about life but it is another thing to...

IT'S NOT WIDESPREAD RACISM BUT WIDESPREAD POVERTY!

31 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments tipplenurkey

I got tired of trying to explain this concept to one person at a time on Facebook and Twitter so I made this video.  Everyone is content to complain, label, insult and generally treat each other badly over a disagreement, a perceived injustice etc. ...

Africa and the Lockdown

10 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments pensebien

We are closing down our borders from Coronavirus #COVID19 in #Africa. In America, we see faces of infected people, in Europe, we see people on sick beds reporting of the disease. When would we see one face come out and say s/he has coronavirus in Afr...

When You're Kicked In The Ass; You're Out In Front !!

2 Jan 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Robert Stephens

My humility was stripped to the quick on a cold November day when I panhandled $140 in about 4 hours.But the experience renewed my faith in humanity. People are really very generous and happy to help those that are sincere. I had a 30 year career in...

Friday Update - Help Venezuela With STEEM, ATOM Token, @MusicVoter, @MusicVoter2

22 Nov 2019 1 minute read 0 comments AtomCollector

  If you are a regular reader of our updates or if you watch our live streams you will know that we are supporting a music school in Venezuela run by @kantos. They have their own STEEM account, @fundakantoria, and I was so pleased to see that...