—endless population growth ensures the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
By Frosty Wooldridge
- In 2011, 46.2 million people (15.0 percent) were in poverty.
- In 2011, 9.5 million (11.8 percent) families were in poverty.
- In 2011, 26.5 million (13.7 percent) of people ages 18-64 were in poverty.
- In 2011, 16.1 million (22.0 percent) children under the age of 18 were in poverty.
- In 2011, 3.6 million (9.0 percent) seniors 65 and older were in poverty.
- In 2011, 50.1 million Americans lived in food insecure households, 33.5 million adults and 16.7 million children.
(In Agbogbloshie, a slum in Accra, the capital of Ghana, adults and children tear away at computers from abroad to get at the precious metals inside. Left, David Akore, 18, and other foragers. At the dump, the machines are dismantled and often burned to extract metals for resale. The equipment in this digital cemetery come mainly from Europe and the United States, sometimes as secondhand donations meant to reduce the "digital divide'' — the disparity in computer access between poor nations and rich.) Photo: Pieter Hugo/New York Times
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