Week three ( second lecture )
- Panorama is the british equivalent of CBC 60 Minutes
- Will appear in exams
o No shortage of food, there is a shortage of money
o Unequal distribution of wealth
o 100 people in room representing global – 70 non-white, 70 non-Christian,
o 100 people – 70 not be able to read, 70 illiterate, 50 suffering from malnutrition
o 100 people – 80 live in substandard adequate housing
o 100 people – 70 would have never made or taken a phone call
o 100 people – one would have a college or university education
o 100 people – 6 would control half of the wealth in the room (global wealth)
o if you went through the shelves of grocery stores 70 years ago in Canada, average would
have 900 different items.
Today, (sobeys, loblaws, no frills) it would stock 25000 different items.
o Another privilege in Canada: the price of food (not the l