While I was having lunch and tuned to the free TED recordings from the internet connection, I stumbled into this recording; I was reminded to have this compassion to address this hidden reason for poverty in the world. I quote the introduction in the following and the web link here:
Collective compassion has meant an overall decrease in global poverty since the 1980s, says civil rights lawyer Gary Haugen. Yet for all the world’s aid money, there’s a pervasive hidden problem keeping poverty alive. Haugen reveals the dark underlying cause we must recognize and act on now.