Poverty

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So if we are going to use a biblical perspective to deal with poverty, what did Jesus say about giving alms to the poor, or charity in general? What was that line about right hand, left hand, knowing, known knowns... Wait that last one is Rumsnamarra.

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Blasphemy [mentioned early on this page of the thread] has historic roots, and is still an issue as seen here.

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Who Should an Economy Serve?

The top one percent own half of all the world's assets. In stark contrast, the bottom fifty percent of the world owns less than one percent. According to the 2014 Global Wealth Report from Credit Suisse, global inequality has surged since the 2008 financial collapse. The report explains that while global wealth has more than doubled since the year 2000, the vast majority of overall growth has gone to those who were already wealthy.

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