Statistics speak - as we wander into 2014

Twenty years ago models weighed six per cent less than the average woman, today they weigh 27 per cent less.
African-Americans are taught in schools that Jefferson was a great man, ignoring the fact that he owned 330 slaves and raped his female slaves.
The United States sells an average of $68 billion in weapons each year to middle eastern dictators and ‘kings’.
Since September 2001, terrorism has killed 4300 civilians, the war on terror has killed more than 2 million civilians.
Americans and Europeans throw away enough edible food to feed every starving person in Africa.
More bombs were dropped on Vietnam by the U.S. than all the bombs dropped in World War I and II.
Since 1945 , the United States has attempted to overthrow more than 50 foreign governments.
In India, Coca Cola has deprived locals of water use, up to 9 litres of water are required to make 1 litre of Coca Cola.
Gandhi never received a Nobel Peace Prize, Obama received a Nobel Peace Prize while his soldiers were ‘accidentally’ killing Iraqi children.
Germany has paid $61.8 Billion to Jewish victims, to this day the U.S. has not paid one dollar to African-Americans for 400 years of brutal slavery.
If you eat at McDonalds once a week, your chances of being obese go up by 140 per cent.
Pakistan has enough natural resources to light up the country for 500 years, yet 90 per cent of its population face 12 to 18 hours of power cuts daily.
Every year, $400 billion is spent on prostitution while all it takes is $5 billion to provide poor women with basic reproductive healthcare.
Since 1992, there have been 124 cases of American professors being reprimanded by their deans for their open support for Palestinians.
Wishing everyone the best in 2014.

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