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Behind Paraguay’s coup - Opinion - Al Jazeera English

18 words by attila written on 2012–07–27, last edit: 2012–07–27, tags: agro, latin, left, poor, rights, soy

Behind Paraguay’s coup - Opinion - Al Jazeera English.

Sadly this is why a lot of people hate soy. … read more

Farming subsidies: this is the most blatant transfer of cash to the rich | George Monbiot | Comment is free | The Guardian

95 words by attila written on 2013–07–01, last edit: 2013–07–01, tags: agro, finance, food, poor, rights, system

Farming subsidies: this is the most blatant transfer of cash to the rich | George Monbiot | Comment is free | The Guardian.

This is a kick-ass piece from a kick-ass dude: George Monbiot. I haven’t been following his blog at … read more

India’s food security act: Myths and reality - Opinion - Al Jazeera English

125 words by attila written on 2013–09–24, last edit: 2013–09–24, tags: agro, asia, crash, env, food, poor, rights

India’s food security act: Myths and reality - Opinion - Al Jazeera English.

I feel compelled to post a pointer to any article I find by Vandana Shiva. She is a pissed off old campaigner for sensible non-corporate food on all levels. She also tirelessly calls out the powerful on their greed incompetence and arrogance when it comes to making decisions that destroy access to food for millions of people. I don’t understand how she maintains such a positive attitude as she is frequently writing about some of the most horrible things. In this article she is pointing out yet again the real reasons behind the “reforms” in India and what they really mean to millions of the poorest hungriest people on the planet. … read more

McDonald’s: Stop putting employee wages on fee-riddled debit cards | SumOfUs

58 words by attila written on 2013–06–25, last edit: 2013–06–25, tags: banks, mcd, poor, system

McDonald’s: Stop putting employee wages on fee-riddled debit cards | SumOfUs.

I don’t get it. These people should be proud to sponsor their patriotic corporate masters’ continuing march towards perfect efficiency. As long as everyone pulls together as a team nobody will … read more


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