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African Farmers Say No Thanks to the Bill Gates 'Green Revolution'

The year 2008 was a perfect storm for hunger in Africa. Our readers may remember the spikes in food prices around the world, brought on by a combination of drought, rising oil prices, the explosion of investment in biofuels (eating up land otherwise used for food production), falling grain stockpiles and commodity speculation. Rising food prices prompted riots and insurrection around the globe, particularly in Africa.
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