Hannah Anderson Breaks Her Silence Online, Says Kidnapper Deserved To Die
SAN DIEGO The 16-year-old California girl kidnapped by a close family friend suspected of killing her mother and 8-year-old brother says he threatened to kill her if she tried to escape and got what he deserved when he died in a shootout with authorities in the Idaho wilderness.
Hannah Anderson went online barely 48 hours after her rescue Saturday and started fielding hundreds of questions through a social media site. Many were typical teenage fare she likes singer Justin Bieber and her favorite color is pink but she also answered queries about how she was kidnapped, how she survived captivity and how she is dealing with the deaths of her mother and brother.
Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is people who have made poverty and tolerated poverty, and it is people who will overcome it. And overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice. It is the protection of a fundamental human right, the right to dignity and a decent life. Nelson Mandela... November 1, 2006