Sunday, September 19, 2010
Most of the well off population isn’t particularly interested in broadening their horizons on this subject, so we experience an abject apathy from the very group that could help. Others like Warren Buffett and Bill Gates are trying to do something about it. This personal approach by two billionaires is in its own way a type of social democracy, a leveling of the playing field by donating their fortunes to charity.
It will be interesting to see what effect, if any, their philanthropy will have on the 2010 projections on poverty.
Read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3.
Posted by Jack Dunning at 7:00 AM