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    • The Locust Effect

    • Why the End of Poverty Requires the End of Violence
    • By: Gary A. Haugen, Victor Boutros
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 12 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    While the world has made encouraging strides in the fight against global poverty, there is a hidden crisis silently undermining our best efforts to help the poor. It is a plague of everyday violence. Beneath the surface of the world’s poorest communities, common violence—like rape, forced labor, illegal detention, land theft, police abuse and other brutality—has become routine and relentless. And like a horde of locusts devouring everything in their path, the unchecked plague of violence ruins lives, blocks the road out of poverty, and undercuts development.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Really worth listening to

    • By Adam Shields on 12-15-15

    Regular price: $29.99