Essay #2 Brainstorming 9-25-09

Essay #2 Brainstorming 9-25-09 - estimated to be...

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Verina Atalla September 25, 2009 Professor Davis English 1030C Essay #2 Brainstorming Topic: Poverty Ideas: Went to Egypt last year and helped the poor Life changing experience for me (bring out statistics) ( and-stats ) o The poorest 40 percent of the world’s population accounts for 5 percent of global income. The richest 20 percent accounts for three-quarters of world income. o Around 27-28 percent of all children in developing countries are
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Unformatted text preview: estimated to be underweight or stunted. The two regions that account for the bulk of the deficit are South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. o Nearly a billion people entered the 21st century unable to read a book or sign their names. Poverty is not just about food, it’s about education, family bond, and health Some reasons why people are poor: o Give birth to many children o Inherited nothing o Are not educated o Can’t get/find a job o Pay is not enough...
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