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A group including politician Peter Garrett, third from left, break through a symbolic "wall of debt" during a commemoration in Sydney, Australia, for World Debt Day, May 16, 2005. The day remembers those in the Third World trapped in a cycle of unpayable debt. - 

Political activist Phil Noble, founder of Politics Online, has just launched HOPE +, a portal site designed to connect worthy projects in third world to those who would like to help.