The children are poorer than dirt. In fact, they are dirtier than dirt.
They are supposed to be allowed to go to the public school. But prejudice keeps them out.
Their parents together don’t bring home $75 per month. Each house has at least 8-9 mouths to feed. Some have more than 15.
One of the children come to you and says, “I’m hungry.”
What do you do?
a) Feed him today even though he will be hungry again tomorrow
b) Tell him that learning to read and write is overrated
c) Tell him to take a bath
d) Nothing, it’s not my problem