Disparities In The Third World

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Disparities in the world come amidst First World and Third World problems as they are juxtaposed. How can the rich Wall Street guy readily identify with a homeless person, and, not so much by way of material affluence, but by way of a sense of belonging in the world? How can even I, a working-to-middle-class male caucasian, even relate with that sense of overall abandonment? Much more valuable than material affluence is a sense of place, a fit in the world, and an identity that is real and pungent with purpose and meaning. Belonging provides these. Belonging is not just about connection with people. It 's about how our world cares for us. Those who are not cared for by the world - think, refugees - will presumably have an abandoned and lonely
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