Many Americans, and I would venture to guess all prominent Republicans, live in houses like this. Yet:
Report reveals global slum crisisThat is, one out of seven citizens of the World (a meaningless phrase if there ever was one) live like this:
Slum-dwellers who make up a third of the world's urban population often live no better - if not worse - than rural people, a United Nations report says.
Anna Tibaijuka, head of the UN Habitat agency, urged governments and donors to take more seriously the problems of at least a billion people.
or like this:
Children who live like this grow up to be physcially, intellectually and emotionally stunted, like this:
But increasingly, they will wind up like this:
Terrorists were once children. Terrorism is not a conscious decision; it is a learned response.
Houston, we have a problem.