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Nthabiseng Sibaca

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Are you really helping anyone by giving a beggar, with toddlers, money?

There are many poor folks asking for donations with their children in tow. Often times, children old enough do the begging for their parents. By giving them money, are you encouraging begging as a quick fix for money or should you rather walk away?

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  • Apr 11 2013: Charity is a good thing when a persons lack of wealth is out of their hands. Its good to help people without a chance at finding food or money such as people in many "third world" countries. However giving somebody charity when they are perfectly capable of finding a job is like enabling a drug addict and thats why the welfare state is bogus. People should only get money if they cant work for one reason or another.

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