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"The Somali mothers so desperate they let their children die"

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threefeethighandrising Sat 09-Jul-11 00:21:52

Jesus wept.

So what are we doing about this then?

SayItLoud Sat 09-Jul-11 00:34:13

Have donated this evening via I always feel so helpless watching these news reports, and feel like I should be doing more.

missmakesstuff Sat 09-Jul-11 00:39:55

Ever since becoming a mum I can barely watch things like this, I feel so helpless. I donated and then thought it wasn't enough, so we sold cakes today at school and are having a non uniform day to raise money, should be around £500 raised by next week, makes me feel a bit more like I am doing something, but I also feel like it can never help really, they need so much more.

I cannot imagine being in that situation, we are so lucky to have such trivial problems sometimes I think.

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