June 28, 2016 Kavitha Cardoza Multimedia, News Why Fight Poverty When You Can End It? June 28, 2016 Kavitha Cardoza Multimedia, News Kavitha CardozaMULTIMEDIA | NEWSCo-published with WAMU | Washington, DC. For five decades, tens of thousands of people have fought poverty. Trillions of dollars have been spent, but poverty is a stubborn enemy. We keep fighting it, but we never seem to win.