Sorry it's a loaded question.
I'm gorgeous, talented, brilliant and possess the experience of dreams.So unless you are very rich (100+ mill) and are managing that money in a way that they will be safe, regardless of what the system does. Then you are owned by the system.
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And you went jogging. How dare you question me?
So this thread is just a European starting a thread to trash the United States.
Personally I eat meat, and I like it. But I try to only eat meat from animals that have been treated well so that I do not contribute to animal torture. Besides that, the quality is superior to normal meat.
Personally I find biodynamic agriculture very interesting. I suppose what you would do in Africa is much in the same direction? Self sustained farming.
Education and knowledge is THE key to solve poverty! There is absolutely no other way to solve it. Only if the people without the means to take care of themself, get the knowledge to do so, will the problems be solved. In my opinion.
I think all above mentioned things are great, perhaps aside from the military thing.
I have the same belief as you actually. That everyone has a lot to win if knowledable people in the west offer their knowledge and teaching to those in need.
There are probably millions of ways to make the world better, and they ALL count, including the smallest things. So, I am happy to hear about how YOU are contributing.
Europe is illegally occupied by the US