What the world looks like

Something that really annoys me is when people who have rarely or ever left their own country, city or suburb try to compare themselves to the rest of the world. Here I’m going to provide some graphic evidence of what the rest of the world looks like, in the hope that a few people see it and realise that maybe they don’t actually know all there is to know about the world, and that they should get out more.

What a refugee camp looks like

What child labour looks like

What inequality looks like

The world’s 100 richest people earned enough money last year to end world extreme poverty four times over, according to¬†a new report¬†released by international rights group and charity Oxfam.The $240 billion net income of the world’s 100 richest billionaires would have ended poverty four times over, according to the London-based group’s report released on Saturday.

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/europe/2013/01/201312061337695543.html

What modern trains look like

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2WKeE6Vcvxo

What everyday tasks in the world’s largest democracy look like

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GDjqpCQSA7I

What the Australian economy looks like

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What climate change looks like

What electricity in developing countries looks like

What high-tech bicycle parking looks like

What recycling in developing countries looks like

What a must-see film looks like

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