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A Voice in the Wilderness

As nightfall does not come at once, neither does oppression. In both instances, there's a twilight where everything remains seemingly unchanged, and it is in such twilight that we must be aware of change in the air, however slight, lest we become unwitting victims of the darkness. -- William O. Douglas

Wednesday, July 13, 2005

Price of Vanity - 30,000 Children Die Every Day

Ethopian Child in it's last moments of suffering

According to UNICEF, 30,000 children die each day due to poverty. And they “die quietly in some of the poorest villages on earth, far removed from the scrutiny and the conscience of the world. Being meek and weak in life makes these dying multitudes even more invisible in death.”
Child in Darfur

That is about 210,000 children each week, or just under 11 million children under five years of age, each year.

Sudanese Child


At Wed Jul 20, 02:45:00 PM MDT, Blogger iamnasra said...

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