در این بخش از مکالمه آزاد به صحبت راجع به فقر،برنامه غذایی و بی خانمان بودن و … می پردازیم.
- What is poverty?
- What kind of problems do poor people have?
- Why are people hungry?
- Do you feel sorry for people who live on the street?
- Are people who live on the street necessarily lazy?
- Do you believe that the rich are growing richer, and the poor are growing poorer?
- Shouldn’t all people work for a living?
- Would you pay more taxes, if this would eliminate poverty by creating jobs for everyone?
- Will there always be poverty in the world?
- Should countries send troops to foreign countries to fight terrorism, or should governments fight poverty around the world instead?
- Are there more important issues than poverty? If so, name them in order of importance.
- Why does every country in the world have poor people?
- Do you consider yourself to be poor, middle-class, or rich?
- What country do you think has the best record for helping its poor?
- What country do you think has the worst record for helping its poor?
- Does poverty cause crime?
- Have you ever donated to the food bank?
- Have you ever thought about going to the food bank?
- Do you know anyone who has gone to church for food?
- What programs does your city have for feeding the needy?
- What food programs does your country have?
- Have you ever used a food program after a natural disaster?
- What do you think about people receiving welfare?
- Should the government fund the welfare system?
- What do you think of countries that do not have a welfare system?
- What do you think about people who work for cash and receive welfare as well?
- Should governments invest money in space missions or welfare?
- Would you eliminate the welfare system?
- Do you think it’s okay for the government to keep decreasing the welfare amount?
- How long should someone receive welfare? Forever?
- What is a good reason for someone to receive welfare?
- What punishment would you give someone who is on welfare illegally, but has lots of money?
- Would you report welfare fraud to the police, even if it were a close friend?
- Should welfare recipients receive free housing?
- Have you ever talked to a homeless person?
- Are there homeless people in your country?
- Have you ever helped a homeless person? How?
- How does the government in your country support the homeless?
- What do you think of governments who put the homeless in jails or even torture or kill them?
- Do you think the government should create jobs for the homeless, instead of just giving them money?
- Why do people end up being homeless?
- Have you ever visited a homeless shelter?