Poets Hold Literary Live Aid for Haiti While Britain Sends Tons of...

Poets Hold Literary Live Aid for Haiti While Britain Sends Tons of Iron for Housing

gordon-brown-up-vid.jpgA collection of the great and good from the world of poetry gathered in London for a live poetry reading to raise money for the victims of the Haiti earthquake.

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown used the occasion to announce that its government had begun an unprecedented effort to purchase all the corrugated iron available in whole of Britain to ship to Haiti for housing people before the hurricane season arrives. The shipments will depart for Haiti this week.

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