poverty should be fixed

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Poverty should be fixed Poverty is one of the most serious issues in the world. When one drives around Los Angeles, the person can easily find homeless people who beg for money on freeway off ramps or look for food in garbage cans. People should not neglect them being on the streets because it is unsafe and unclean. The rate of poverty consistently increases every year. Shah states “According to UNICEF, 22,000 children die each day due to poverty. And they ‘die quietly in some of the poorest villages on earth, far removed from the scrutiny and the conscience of the world. Being meek and weak in life makes these dying multitudes even more invisible in death.’”(qtd. In Shah) Many people and organizations have tried to solve…show more content…
They do whatever they can do to obtain food, water, or any items that support their survival, most of the time without the knowledge they are being harmful to their environmental situation. However, it is not their fault because they have never gotten any education about it. The life only teaches them is how to survive and how to get food and water. According to Miller, the poor have no worries about long run environmental quality and sustainability. It is not a priority for them. Their priority is survival, not the environment. Therefore, it is harmful to the environment if we neglect poverty. Also, people should teach them how and why environment is important to us.

Some people think that helping impoverished people is useless and wasting of time and money due to prejudice which they did not try their best with any effort before except giving something up easily. They just wait until people help them or just want to be helped from other people even though they are physically abled. Many people also think that they do not deserve a help and if they tried something best, they would not be in the situation. So, people look down on them and admit that is why the poor are in poverty. The society
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