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Day 213: Lovely Day for a Carriage Ride!

“…horse collapsed while pulling a carriage through downtown traffic in sweltering heat.Jerry was left lying for several hours on the scorching pavement, before his owners eventually moved him via forklift to a nearby stable.”Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2401458/Imposter-PETA-offers-1-000-reward-whereabouts-Jerry-carriage-horse-owners-try-pass-photo-animal-injured-mare.html#ixzz2cv4v9kvJ Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook Yes many cities, including Seattle where I live, have these […]

Day 199: A Living Wage is a Basic Human Right – Why is the Minimum Not Enough to Live?

Here I’m placing some questions in relation to the recent strikes in Seattle by fast food workers demanding a pay raise to a ‘living wage’. See the following articles for context:http://www.thestand.org/2013/05/rolling-fast-food-strikes-hit-seattle-today/http://www.seattleglobalist.com/2013/05/30/supersize-my-pay-fast-food-workers-on-strike-around-seattle/13531 “Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn supported the striking fast food workers with several Twitter tweets. “I support fast food workers’ […]

Day 191: Sanitation is a Basic Human Right, yet 2.5 Billion are Without Access to a Toilet

© Rémi Kaupp, CC-BY-SA,Wikimedia Commons Six of the world’s seven billion people have mobile phones… but only 4.5billion have a toilet says UN report http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2297508/Six-world-s-seven-billion-people-mobile-phones–4-5billion-toilet-says-UN-report.html“Six of the world’s seven billion people have mobile phones – but only 4.5 billion have a toilet, according to a U.N. report.The shocking statistic has […]

Day 168: Money and Manipulation

‘I’m horrible!’ Boy, 8, sobs after his mom convinces him he’d accidentally bought a Ford Mustang while playing with her iPad” Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2256148/Boy-8-freaks-mom-convinces-hed-accidentally-bought-Ford-Mustang-eBay.html#ixzz2Gr90CwWf  “When Paula Papen caught her eight-year-old son playing around on eBay on her iPad, she concocted one way of making sure he took care of grown […]

Day 166: Mother $70,000 in Debt Drowns her Autistic Son

“Mother admits she drowned autistic son, 4, in bathtub because ‘she was sick of taking care of him’ and was $70,000 in debt after paying for his care” Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2254186/Mother-Patricia-Corby-admits-drowned-autistic-son-4-bathtub-sick-taking-care-70-000-debt-paying-care.html#ixzz2GMZOPZgZ  Isn’t the right to life and liberty where you don’t have to worry about not having enough money? Isn’t […]

Day 165: Chinese Labor Camp Worker’s Plea for Help

“Plea for help from Chinese labor camp worker paid $1.61 per MONTH found stuffed in Oregon woman’s Halloween decorations from Kmart” Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2253572/Julie-Keith-letter-Plea-help-Chinese-labor-camp-worker-stuffed-Oregon-womans-Halloween-decorations.html#ixzz2GCKeqCBf  Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook The author of the note described how the people in the work camp have to work 15 […]