I am neither a politician nor an economist. I offer no macro solution to this problem. But I can offer some micro ones. Extreme poverty in itself creates barriers to employment and self-sufficiency.
Read Whole Story
I am not Bill Gates, though, and neither are you. So where does that leave us? Can ordinary people be a force for change? I believe they can.
It might seem odd to think that something as small as diapers can affect bigger things like education, jobs and child welfare, but it's true.
Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day..