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Pauper

A very poor person, especially one reliant on government benefits or charity. A pauper may be able to file a lawsuit without paying filing fees.
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As an architect of the Iraq War that has contributed to vast and expanding deficits and triggered a dramatic spike in the "risk premium" incorporated into oil prices, Dick Cheney has done more than his share to pauperize our struggling middle class.
They destroy the physical environment as they disrupt and displace the traditional forms of communities and societies; they eliminate jobs, pauperize workers, and increase inequality, leading to growing frustration and alienation, implausibly leading to the wars and refugee problems of the 1990s.
I am unmoved by their arguments ideologically (where development has been dictated from the outside the net result has been to pauperize the majority and keep those countries even more politically and economically dependent on the developed countries) and practically, since in any case Arafat, designating himself Boss, can exercise arbitrary authority over even the most enlightened experts.
Recruitment should be done directly through governments or via bona fide and regularly checked employment agencies who do not dupe and further pauperize workers seeking overseas jobs.
The scene indicates how posthumanism pauperizes self-contained agencies, of which one can say that they "possess intention" matching the definition of a "self-sufficient" subject.