Saturday, April 19, 2008

Cinnamon Stillwell: Hunger on the Rise Worldwide; Biofuels to Blame

re: "As I noted in a recent column on the perils of ethanol and other biofuels, using food for fuel is wrought with difficulties. One of them is hunger, which is on the rise throughout the Third World, largely due to biofuel production. As a result, discontent is brewing, food riots and hoarding are becoming the norm, and governments are finding themselves facing an increasingly hostile and hungry populace. / An International Herald Tribune article (linked at Drudge) spells out the looming disaster in startling detail..."...

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