It's salty and it has butter and you don't know you're eating dirt.
-- 24-year-old Olwich Louis Jeune of Haiti, on the diet of "patties made of mud, oil and sugar" that he's forced to eat on account of a global crisis in food prices about which Naomi Norberg posted yesterday. (empty bowl image credit)
As the New York Times' Marc Lacey reported, has left millions hungry, and angry, across the globe. The gross inequality of income in the world has made us angry, too, as evidenced by this post and others.
Global poverty: now there's an issue that might have been worth a wee moment in last week's travesty of a Presidential debate.