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. . 1 in 3 people is the stunning reality of this war and no one speaks for them . . I wish to inform and hopefully to move you. I have gathered this information from various ...
by ghengismom
Comment Count 278 comments on Tue Sep 25, 2007 at 03:04 PM PDT with 368 Recommends
Zimbabwe is in a condition of complete collapse. Cholera is spreading because the government is out of money to pay for water purification. Over 500 people have died. Troops went on a rampage in ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 455 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2008 at 08:51 PM PST with 344 Recommends
By Clytemnestra If you were reading Dailykos last Friday you may have read my diary on the subject of the Pakistani floods,
by pakistanfloodrelief
Comment Count 103 comments on Tue Aug 24, 2010 at 10:20 AM PDT with 185 Recommends
Please forgive that this diary is so short. The New York Times his evening is reporting that the cholera epidemic in ...
by davidseth
Comment Count 95 comments on Sun Nov 14, 2010 at 06:13 PM PST with 89 Recommends
I was riding in the back of a pickup truck two days ago when it occurred to me that things weren't all that bad. It's costs about 100 pesos, and about 45 minutes of time, for the GuaGua ride ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 31 comments on Sat May 28, 2011 at 02:51 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
by allie123
Comment Count 48 comments on Sat Jul 09, 2011 at 08:33 PM PDT with 51 Recommends
Iraq is now threatened with nationwide spread of cholera because occupying U.S. forces ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 38 comments on Sat Sep 22, 2007 at 02:29 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
Wind shear has weakened Hurricane Thomas to a minimal 75mph storm, but new track models forecast Thomas is heading towards Haiti. Hundreds of thousands of Haitian earthquake survivors struggling to ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Oct 31, 2010 at 05:13 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
Norimitsu Onishiaug of the New York Times writes an article entitled, Clashes Erupt as Liberia ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Aug 20, 2014 at 08:06 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Yesterday I wrote a diary about the tragedy that is unfolding in the crumbling nation of Zimbabwe. Today, the New York ...
by gsadamb
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2008 at 02:58 PM PST with 40 Recommends
On Monday I went to my first meeting of the Boston Skeptics . I got on the mailing list a while ago after reading lots and lots of Orac'...
by mem from somerville
Comment Count 66 comments on Thu Jul 29, 2010 at 05:52 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
Cholera is a serious intestinal water-borne illness that can reach epidemic proportions, especially when the water supplies in an ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 36 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2007 at 12:18 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
by allie123
Comment Count 36 comments on Mon Nov 22, 2010 at 05:05 PM PST with 28 Recommends
Cholera, Floods, hurricanes, and nowhere to go. It is the system that is killing Haitians and if enough of us speak out it can change. The earthquake didn't kill them, the hurricane didn't kill ...
by allie123
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Nov 05, 2010 at 07:08 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Sometimes the terror of a mundane, daily drumbeat towards perpetual war and torture and ignorance and regression overwhelms one so greatly he or she becomes numb to its totality and actual nature. ...
by Nulwee
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2007 at 09:37 AM PST with 28 Recommends
The news from Haiti continues to be simply awful. The cholera epidemic that started elsewhere has now reached the Haitian capital, Port Au Prince, where it threatens the 1.5 million people who were ...
by davidseth
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Nov 10, 2010 at 06:27 AM PST with 26 Recommends
Haiti News Updates on Wednesdays and Fridays (may change to one day a week). This week in Haiti: 1.Cholera is out of control and NGOs left with the media and the donations. Now many NGOs claim ...
by allie123
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Aug 19, 2011 at 03:59 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
IDPs have been given an evacuation order but nowhere to go! With Tomas on its way NGOs admit that they are not prepared. They do not have anywhere for the IDPs to go and they do not have equipment.
by allie123
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Nov 04, 2010 at 01:45 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
These people do NOT get a break. Perhaps it's not important, I suppose, but it seems significant, since I do 'sort of' care about people:
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Sep 08, 2008 at 08:30 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Cholera is especially dangerous because of the short duration of the disease . It can be treated with rehydration and antibiotics but many people do not get help in time. It can cause death in 2 ...
by allie123
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Oct 21, 2010 at 05:55 PM PDT with 24 Recommends