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The station of choice for Chinquapin Parish.

700,000

The number of Angolans who will go hungry because the World Food Programme has a $12.6 Million shortfall.

The U.N. food aid is meant to alleviate the suffering of the sub-Saharan African country’s poorest people and support post-war reconstruction.

Reuters AlertNet – U.N. short of funds to pay for Angola food aid

LACK OF FUNDING THREATENS FOOD AID PROGRAM IN WAR-STRICKEN ANGOLA

Question: Where are the rich countries? Where are the rich men and women who like to think themselves philanthropists. There are so many who could cover the entire $12.6M out of their pockets and that not even make a dent in their checking accounts.

Wait, I figured out where all the rich folk are. They’re paying millions to “lawmakers” so they’ll vote to repeal the Paris Hilton Tax.

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Written by Jeff

Wednesday, July 12, 2006 at 1:52 am

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