Food Wars

‘Great world war for water’ may be looming, Pope Francis says

Saturday, February 25, 2017
By Paul Martin 25 Feb, 2017 Water scarcity may cause conflict and the whole globe may be on its way to a great world war over water, Pope Francis has warned, adding that the situation is very “urgent.” “The right to water is essential for the survival of persons and decisive for the future of humanity,”... »

Starbucks’ ‘Brand Perception’ Takes A Massive Hit After Announcing Plans To Hire 10,000 Refugees

Saturday, February 25, 2017
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden Feb 25, 2017 About a month ago, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz decided to ‘take a stand’ in defiance of Trump’s immigration executive order and penned a message to the world vowing, among other things, to hire 10,000 refugees over the next 5 years and “build bridges, not walls, with Mexico”.... »

POVERTY IN UK: Almost five MILLION Brits regularly go ALL DAY without eating

Friday, February 24, 2017
By Paul Martin

ALMOST five million Brits regularly go without eating for a whole day because they cannot afford to buy food, a study has found. Feb 24, 2017 And more than eight million people live in households which struggle to put food on the table. The lowest income households in the country have an average... »

Mexico Prepares Plan To Ditch U.S. Grain Imports As NAFTA Showdown Looms

Thursday, February 23, 2017
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden Feb 23, 2017 America’s Midwest farmers can’t seem to catch a break. First, an epic collapse of grain prices over the last couple of years have threatened to wipe out family farmers (see “Midwest Farm Bubble Continues Collapse As Farm Incomes Expected To Crash In 2017”) and now, thanks to... »

Global Famine Spreading- Paul Martin Interview

Friday, February 17, 2017
By Paul Martin

By Dave Hodges February 17th, 2017 I recently interviewed Paul Martin. There are conditions in Africa which are going to lead a continental famine and it is spreading into Europe. Food preparation should be the order of the day. California’s agriculture is in a precarious situation as well and could impact the US.... »

Hunger Games: Swedes Told to ‘Stock Their Homes’ as Food Reserves Dwindle

Thursday, February 16, 2017
By Paul Martin 16.02.2017 Swedish supermarkets offer their customers a wide choice of delicacies from across the globe, but are heavily reliant on imports. The Nordic country’s food reserves are so low that they would be eaten up within a single week in the event of a national emergency. According to the Swedish Civil Defense Association,... »

Europe hit by severe vegetable shortage… citizens who don’t grow their own veggies now facing empty shelves

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
By Paul Martin

by: Lance D Johnson Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Due to heavy flooding, heavy frosts, and untimely snow events, the most valuable “food basket” regions of Spain have lost significant portions of their most important crops. Fruit and vegetable production has plummeted in Spain and Italy. The effect is being felt throughout Europe. Supermarkets... »

Venezuela Crisis So Bad They Eat Dog, Cat, Flamingo Amid MASSIVE FOOD SHORTAGE! (Video)

Sunday, February 12, 2017
By Paul Martin

By David Quintieri February 12, 2017 TDC Note – Daisy Luther was reporting on this in early 2016 as the local currency, bolivar, was getting to be in short supply. Pets, zoo animals and various wildlife began disappearing in great numbers – the “authorities” were, and still are, incapable of slowing or stopping... »

Kenya Appeals for International Aid as Drought Threatens Mass Famine

Sunday, February 12, 2017
By Paul Martin 12.02.2017 Kenya’s government has declared the drought gripping the country a national disaster and appealed for international aid. With up to half the country affected by the drought that has spread across East Africa, the hungriest are resorting to eating bugs and toxic wild foods. Twenty-three of the country’s 47 counties are facing... »

Teamsters’ President Jim Hoffa: Kellogg’s Has Turned Its Back on Working Families

Saturday, February 11, 2017
By Paul Martin

by JEROME HUDSON 11 Feb 2017 Jim Hoffa, president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, says his organization will “fight” Kellogg’s decision to shift from direct delivery of its foods to stores, a move that will result in the firing of more than 1,100 full-time workers at Kellogg’s facilities across the country. “On... »

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