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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog World Hunger Biofuels Commodity Speculation

World Hunger Food, food, everywhere and not enough to eat by ANDREW SIA And yet, there isn’t enough for everyone to eat. FOOD prices around the world have already risen this year to within touching distance of the 2008 food … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog U.S. Department of Agriculture Predicts U.S. Food Riots

U.S. Department of Agriculture Predicts U.S. Food Riots Food prices to skyrocket, riots could follow, suggests USDA by Jonathan Benson (NaturalNews) When the upswing in commodity prices eventually makes its way throughout the food system in mid-to-late 2011, food prices … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Inflation Expectations

Inflation Expectations Ben Bernanke’s Nightmare in a Stack of Boxes By Caroline Baum NEW YORK – Ben Bernanke arrived at his office a week ago and came face to face with his worst nightmare. Staring out at the Federal Reserve … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Bill Clinton Fronts for Oil Industry on Biofuels

Bill Clinton Fronts for Oil Industry on Biofuels Arlington, Va. — Former President Bill Clinton warned that increasing biofuel production could hurt the world’s poor and fuel political instability around the globe. “We have to become energy independent. We don’t … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Fed Policy World Food Riots

Fed Policy World Food Riots The Federal Reserve Is Causing Turmoil Abroad Few protesters in the Middle East connect rising food prices to U.S. monetary policy. But central bankers do. By GEORGE MELLOAN In accounts of the political unrest sweeping … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Imported Inflation

Imported Inflation Imported inflation hits US consumers Inflation rose 0.4 percent in January. Is it a sign of things to come? The big news at the end of the last week was barely noticed. Inflation – which had been going … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Welcome to Hoarding

Welcome to Hoarding A new food crisis is on our plates The world has entered a new food crisis. Prices have surged, contributing to unrest in the Arab world. The president of the World Bank, the former US deputy secretary … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Post Revolt Food Inflation

Post Revolt Food Inflation Egyptians face food hardship after protests By Sherine El Madany (Reuters) – Electrician Hassan Ibrahim, a father of three, hopes Egypt‘s revolution will speed the day he no longer lives in fear that his family will … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Biofuels World Food Crisis

Biofuels World Food Crisis Guest view: How biofuels provoke world’s food crisis By Tim Searchinger Searchinger is a research scholar at Princeton University and a fellow of the German Marshall Fund of the United States. Each year, the world demands … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog U.S. Big Agra Farm Subsities and Food Riots

U.S. Big Agra Farm Subsities and Food Riots Why U.S. farm policy caused Egypt crisis Commentary: Subsidies wreak havoc on world food prices by Thomas Kostigen’s Ethics Monitor SANTA MONICA, Calif. (MarketWatch) — The riots in Cairo are the result … Continue reading

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