April 27, 2011

The New Geopolitics of Food

Lester Brown, Foreign Policy

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From the Middle East to Madagascar, high prices are spawning land grabs and ousting dictators. Welcome to the 21st-century food wars.

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TAGGED: oil, Ethanol, Sudan, Ethiopia, North Korea, Iraq, Syria, Yemen, China, United States, Libya, Egypt, Tunisia, Madagascar, Africa, Middle East, food safety, food

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