Category Archives: World Hunger

Reflecting on the ancient past; contemplating the future

A visit to the Metropolitan Museum inspires some “big picture” thinking. Scientists report that the human species is about 200,000 years old. And that estimate squares with the oldest exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. … Continue reading

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Walking for hunger—helping victims; not fixing the problem

Covering the entire front page of my local newspaper last week was the hunger walk image shown here. It was advertising a local Crop Hunger Walk scheduled to take place in Mystic, CT, on October 14. The article went on to say … Continue reading

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“Carnivores Next Door”—as the world runs out of space

Have you heard about the animals that have been taking up residence in our human space? First raccoons, then coyotes, and more to follow. But, they didn’t begin their invasion until we had commandeered their spaces for our homes, shopping … Continue reading

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“World Hunger, the Problem Left Behind”

That was the headline of a 9-15-12 article in the New York Times. In Chapter 6 of our book, we summarized the sad dilemma of world hunger. It boils down to three things: a finite amount of land, a growing … Continue reading

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“Food shortages could force world into vegetarianism”

That was the headline in The Guardian this past Sunday Once again, the open-minded scientists of the world are trying to help show us the way. Like me—the U.N., the WorldWatch Institute, SIWI, and anyone else who is paying attention, … Continue reading

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Why are the “world’s greatest thinkers” missing the boat…

When it comes to fighting world hunger, global warming, etc.? Let’s take world hunger. Julian Cribb wrote a great book called The Coming Famine. Lester Brown wrote World on the Edge. Both authors are brilliant men and both books are … Continue reading

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Unhealthy, unfair, and unsustainable. Yet still ubiquitous.

We’re talking about the fat-laden, highly-processed, meat and dairy diet of the Western world. Yesterday I had a long conversation with Dr T. Colin Campbell. Our topic was about the sheer absurdity of how the humans of the Western world … Continue reading

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