5 Black Crime Myths: Which Ones Did You Believe? Facts can sometimes prove to be the difference between life and death. We need to look no further than Trayvon Martin's case to see the difference between perception and reality when it comes to criminal activity and race. Let's start educating ourselves and our society. Please share.
In this infographic, @CourseHero examines how global education has progressed over the last few decades, delving into how participation in all levels of schooling has changed, how women compare to men and how the US education system stacks up against its international counterparts.
Education levels around the world...Many people ask us why we have to go "All the way to Africa to help people"? They have far less resources than you do! "The King will reply, 'I tell you the truth, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did for me". Matthew 25:40
Want to help third wold countries out of their poverty? When 10% more girls go to school, a country's GDP increases by 3%. Worried about the expanding population? Girls who stay in school seven years or more have 2 fewer children. Check out this infographic for more reasons to empower women.
This excellent new infographic from Demos combines information drawn from the organization's own work, This Week in Poverty, and a recent American Prospect article written by Georgetown University Law Professor Peter Edelman.