[email protected] wrote:
> Biofuel production will contribute to the avoidable deaths of at least
> between 10 and 20 million people in the year 2008. Economists
> estimate that 30 million people could be going hungry in Bangladesh
> alone. 4 billion humans live in poverty, and biofuel production will
> push millions of the poorest families into the clutches of death,
> thanks to our leaders turning mountain's of food into fuel. Unless
> the biofuel bandwagon is stopped, by the year 2020 the world will be
> diverting 400 million tons of grain each year into ethanol production,
> which is equal to the entire current global rice harvest. There have
> been food riots in 22 countries, and 33 nations face political
> instability as staple food prices have risen 83% in the last 3 years
> according to the World Bank. Biofuel production is equivalent to a
> new tax on food that starves the poor in order to feed money to rich
> agricultural corporations.

This is just the first, and most obvious, of the age of unintended and
unrecognized consequences due to the man-made global warming hysteria
bandwagon. Blame Al Gore.

Dave www.davebbq.com

What is best in life? "To crush your enemies, see them driven before
you, and to hear the lamentation of the women." -- Conan