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Excellent podcast from the CBC : Feeding Ten Billion by Raj Patel

 
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"Feeding Ten Billion : The world just got its seven billionth citizen, and the population explosion shows no signs of stopping. In a Saskatoon lecture, writer and activist Raj Patel argues that the only way to feed everyone is to completely rethink agriculture."

I just finished listening to this Excellent podcast . its great to hear some of the stuff we talk about here make it out into the mainstream media!

http://www.cbc.ca/ideas/episodes/2012/01/11/feeding-ten-billion/
 
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Why is ten billion desirable? How is it inevitable?

http://www.populationconnection.org/site/PageServer?pagename=issues_defendingwomensrts

http://www.ishmael.org/Education/Writings/kentstate.cfm
 
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who said it was desirable? I think what Patel is arguing is if we don't totally rethink how we feed ourselves we won't even be able to feed the current 7 billion.
 
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