In July the G-8 (Group of Eight; Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, United Kingdom and the United States), the rulers of the industrialized north, the power brokers of the world, met in Hokkaido Japan. During their annual meeting they discuss topics of mutual and global concern. Not surprisingly, according to ABC News, the World Food Crisis and Africa were in the spotlight.
Jim Goodman, a WK Kellogg Food and Society Policy Fellow, is an organic dairy farmer and farm activist from Wonewoc Wisconsin. Encouraging local food production and consumption in the industrialized north, allowing the global south sovereignty in (more...
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