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January 24 2014
2014 Gates Annual Letter: Myths About Foreign Aid

I confess I used to be a Bill Gates hater, fearful of Microsoft hegemony. Now I stand in awe of all that he and Melinda have accomplished. Check out his annual letter…

“The belief that the world can’t solve extreme poverty and disease isn’t just mistaken. It is harmful. That’s why in this year’s letter we take apart some of the myths that slow down the work. The next time you hear these myths, we hope you will do the same.”
via 2014 Gates Annual Letter: Myths About Foreign Aid | Gates Foundation.
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