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Siddharth Malani

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Which is the kindest country in the world?

My 7 year old daughter Ananya asked me this very simple but very important question. I guess there is no easy way to quantify. I thought this was worthy of debate.

What are your thoughts?

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    Aug 3 2012: I don't think there ever has been unless your judging it on purely financial donations and contributions.
    • Aug 10 2012: Donations i think may not be that important, for example - if you waste lot of food and then result in poor people having to pay more for the food, then your donation is simply relieving the pain that has been inflicted due to the act of recklessness of wasting food in the first place. But contribution is much more profound... i think... some guys actually go and do stuff on the ground to make an impact or they change their behaviour in view of how it affects people around them. So that is far better contribution.

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