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Jitterati 15/4/16: Problem? What Problem?

Jitterati 15/4/16: Problem? What Problem?

Jaimee: Anne Tolley
is right, you know. It IS hard to measure child
poverty.
Click for big version.

This refers to a damning UNICEF report (link is a PDF) that came out yesterday which has just enough variables for it to be dismissed completely by the people it’s trying to shame into action. It’s late because I made the mistake of trying to draw a cartoon on Monday about the Panama Papers, and after reading as much as possible about the situation I was too angry to draw.

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