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Biofuels and hunger, two sides of the same coin

Biofuels and hunger, two sides of the same coin By Daan Bauwens Inter Press Service, June 25 2012 Despite growing evidence that biofuel production is causing food insecurity around the world, the new European Union policy blueprint on renewable energy ignores the social effects of biofuels. Last week, Guatemalan victims of the food crisis came … Continue reading

Soberanía alimentaria en el contexto de la Revolución Bolivariana

El Circulo Bolivariano Alberto Lovera de Nueva York invita a la comunidad de Nueva Orleans y Jackson Missisipi a ver la película “Cultivando el Cambio” y a su vez tener una charla sobre soberanía alimentaria en Venezuela en el marco de los órganos de integración Latino Americana, tales como: ALBA, CELAC, UNASUR y MERCOSUR. conozcan … Continue reading

Climate change exposes New York’s deep class divide

Climate change exposes New York’s deep class divide Posted on November 9, 2012 Hurricane Sandy and the suffering it has caused are intimately related to the business that the dark towers of Lower Manhattan symbolize. In the hardest hit areas, Occupy activists are organizing grassroots relief efforts. by Peter Rugh On Tuesday morning, as New … Continue reading