Man invented money for trade. He exchanged goods for money. He defined prosperity in terms of money. He who had more money was the richest of the rich. But he failed to set an upper limit for the amount of money. Mathematically it is possible for anyone to own an infinite amount of money.
But nature’s rule is, for everything there has to be an opposite. An Anti substance or an Anti-matter has to exist for a particular thing in nature. A simple example is Man and Woman. In Science, people say there is Matter with Positive mass and Anti-matter with an equal negative mass.
So as human went after seeking more and more wealth, acquiring it faster than they should, they didn’t realize what they were leaving behind. They were leaving behind the folks who do not have all the opportunities in the world, who are unfortunate by birth or by situation.
Is it their fault that they didn’t go to school or college?
Is it their fault that they are suddenly not able to afford food due to inflation caused by a heated economy?
On Blog Action Day, I am not going to speak at length on the topic of Poverty as we probably know a lot about it already. I am here to throw 2 main points that I think is very key to eradicate Poverty.
1. Education. Without this no one can be competitive. The difference between the people who are well off and the ones who are not is the opportunity to learn. Education is not a material that is obtained using money but with a thirst for Knowledge. Hence, My ultimate dream is Free education for all. I feel it is every one’s birthright to get free education to give every one a fair chance in life.
2. A Steady Economic Growth. We need Growth to create good jobs and wealth. But it has to be steady. Growth has to be natural and when Growth goes off in a tangent not coinciding with nature you fall off the cliff, the bubble bursts, the trouble deepens.