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Sometimes I want to ask God why He allows poverty, famine and injustice in the…
These poor gorgeous children! Nothing annoys me more than people complaining about tiny issues when there are people out there who have no food, have to work kilometres just to get water which is most likely diseased anyway. One day I hope to go back to Africa, and run an organisation to help these poor babies!! Breaks my heart :(
Starving Boy and Missionary Photographer Wells felt indignant that the same publication that sat on his picture for five months without publishing it, while people were dying, entered it into a competition. He was embarrassed to win as he never entered the competition himself, and was against winning prizes with pictures of people starving to death. (World Press Photo of the Year: 1980 Mike Wells, United Kingdom. Karamoja district, Uganda, April 1980).
According to UNICEF, 22,000 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.” www.savethechildr...
Africa | Uganda's King of the Tooro Kingdom, King Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV, during his 18th birthday and coronation celebrations in Karuzika Royal Palace at Fort Portal. King Oyo is one of the world’s youngest ruling monarchs. He ascended to throne at age three after his father, King Olimi Kaboyo, died of a heart attack in 1995. He rules over more than 2 million people in the Tooro kingdom, one of four kingdoms allowed by the government to exist in Uganda | © Benedicte Desrus
Dmitrii Baltermants: Peasant child begging for food at a railway station, 1920s and people talk about being poor now.......really! are you that poor..