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World Hunger: Myths and Realities

Program #COLJ002. Recorded in Boulder, CO on November 21, 1991.

The emaciated images of the hungry in Somalia, Ethiopia and the Sudan are shockingly all too familiar. But hunger is not just limited to Africa and other parts of the Third World. It exists and is on the rise in the United States as well. Paradoxically, or so it seems, global food production is at an all time high. Why is there scarcity in the midst of plenty? Development and food analyst Joseph Collins links the solutions to hunger with the need to create and sustain genuine economic and political democracy.

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Joseph Collins

Joseph Collins is co-founder of the Institute for Food and DevelopmentPolicy also known as Food First. He has been researching and writing about the causes of and solutions to maldevelopment and hunger for decades. He is the author of numerous articles and books including Food First: Beyond the Myth of Scarcity and World Hunger: Twelve Myths.

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