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Five Ways Individuals Can Help Fight Poverty

Date: May 24, 2018 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality, Take Action, Take Action All,

Source: Borgen Magazine By AUDREY GRACE There have been hundreds of theories created on how to end global poverty, but most of them call upon a large group of people to make the change. While some of these theories have worked, most have not. It is important that individuals know that they have the power to end poverty on their own time, and are just …


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Puerto Rico: The Forgotten U.S. Citizens. White House & Congress Must Do More

Date: October 31, 2017 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality, Take Action, Take Action All,

The Forgotten American Citizens Hurricane Maria has tremendously devastated Puerto Rico. The natural disaster did more than destroy Puerto Rico’s electric grid and water supply. It has destroyed the Puerto Rican economy. Pharmaceutical factories, the island’s main source of jobs and income, are either closed or partially operating. Many small businesses were destroyed, and those that weren’t are struggling without …


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Oppose Trump’s Budget Cuts on the Poor & Hungry

Date: June 15, 2017 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality, Take Action, Take Action All,

THE ISSUE One of the key lessons from Ramadan is that we empathize with the poor and hungry. It is reported that the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) was the most generous in the month of Ramadan. This blessed month reminds us of the situation of those who have less than us and gives us a short input into their daily battle …