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Tuesday, August 09, 2011
Children Are Dying in a Famine as We Go on Blithely About Our Lives
It's 9/11 all over again. Hold your family close. Reevaluate what's truly important in life.Feel that powerful sensation of your fellow citizens coming together as one beating heart, and seek comfort from this shock by gathering with friends to share your grief. Or just skim the headlines and move on with your day. It's your call. Such is the choice presented by the latest news: Drought and famine in Somalia have killed more than 29,000 children under the age of 5 in the last 90 days.