The world’s 85 richest people have as much wealth as the world’s 3.5 billion poorest.
— This statistic was recently released in United Nations report that uses Oxfam figures. It’s also a huge wake-up call for anyone who doesn’t consider income inequality a major issue in global politics. (via micdotcom)
Peace doesn’t require two people; it requires only one. It has to be you. The problem begins and ends there.
— Byron Katie (via thecalminside)