Photo & Source: Banktrak.org.

TarSands
I cannot explain why this is being done to the beautiful Canadian boreal forest, nor why people are rewarded with outrageous amounts of money for doing it.

Photo & Source: Borgen Magazine.

I cannot explain why Some people are forced to live In crowded, unsanitary tent cities.
I cannot explain why some people are forced to live in crowded, unsanitary tent cities while those who create the conditions that displaced them live in luxurious palaces and mansions, surrounded by landscaped gardens.

Source:  Bloombergview.com

I cannot explain why some are forced to live in bombed-out homes.
I cannot explain why some are forced to live in bombed-out homes, while those responsible for wars sit in luxurious rooms sipping champagne, taking their time “negotiating peace”.

Source: dailymail.co.uk

I cannot explain why planned obsolescence sends millions of used computers, cell phones and other electronics to litter acres of land, but that somestill believe they must have the latest model of everything.
I cannot explain why some still believe they must have the latest model of electronics while planned obsolescence means millions of used computers, cell phones and other gadgets litter acres of land.

 

I cannot explain why some are left to starve in the streets while others gorge themselves without restraint.
I cannot explain why some are left to starve in the streets while others gorge themselves without restraint.

Source: Oromianeconomist

in-other-words  

This post inspired by Patricia’s Place “In other words” for September 30th, 2015.

“If you can’t explain it to a six-year-old,
you don’t understand it yourself.”
Albert Einstein

Advertisements