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Agrofuels: Feed People, Not Cars

Thursday, 1 November 2007, 8:19 pm | Yifat Susskind

With biofuels being touted as our best great hope to undo climate change, it would be easy to ask yourself, “What’s not to like?” Biofuels, proponents claim, will counter our global dependence on fossil fuels and help curb carbon emissions. ... More >>

The Globalization of Hunger

Thursday, 18 October 2007, 11:10 am | Yifat Susskind

At first, the numbers don’t seem to add up. The world produces more food than ever—enough to feed twice the global population. Yet, more people than ever suffer from hunger; and their numbers are rising. Today, 854 million people, most of them women and girls, ... More >>