Turning the Farm Bill into the Food Bill: Ken Cook at TEDxManhattan

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo Changing the way we eat. It comes down, in the main, I think to a lot of personal decisions that all of us make about what to eat and how and when to eat it. But there’s also an important role for the government. Every year the government […]

Exploiting Cameroon’s Milk and Timber – Colonialism and EU Subsidies

Cameroon’s forest covers about 22 million hectares of land which is almost half of its national territory Most of this forest area has been permanently allocated to long-term forest production of conservation with a smaller area intended for community forestry the forest and Biodiversity of Cameroon embody a remarkable portion of the Congo Basin the […]

Farm subsidies: How effective are they? | IN 60 SECONDS

Farm businesses have enjoyed exceptionally high prices and incomes over the last ten years. Even this year, with somewhat lower crop and livestock prices, farm cash incomes are well above their long-run average. In fact, since the early 1980s, households that own and operate farm businesses have consistently enjoyed higher incomes than the average American […]