“You better eat everything on your plate, dear. There are children starving in Africa.”
How many kids in first world countries have likely heard their mom utter that phrase at the dinner table at least once? It may be an overused image, but that doesn’t make it any less valid. There really are lots of starving children in Africa.
Well, this week Secretary of State John Kerry took to the podium at the U.S.—Africa Leaders Summit to say that Africans shouldn’t build more farms because that would contribute to man-made global warming through a process that “releases significant amounts of carbon pollution”.
No, instead, they should just make existing lands “more productive”
Latest posts by Carol Adl (see all)
- Israeli Spies Enter Syrian Territory -Video - February 26, 2017
- French MPs Urge President Hollande To Officially Recognize Palestinian State - February 26, 2017
- Russia To Veto UN Resolution On Syria Over Chemical Weapons - February 25, 2017