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One Person Dies from Hunger Every 4 Seconds While Number of Super Wealthy Individuals Soars

HeadlineSep 21, 2022

One person is dying of hunger every four seconds — that’s the warning from a coalition of humanitarian groups who say global hunger is spiraling out of control. Oxfam, Save the Children and other groups say 345 million people are now experiencing acute hunger — double the number from 2019. Meanwhile, a new report finds there are now over 215,000 individuals worldwide who are worth more than $50 million. That’s an increase of 46,000 people over the past year, this according to the bank Credit Suisse.

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