The Global Famine Begins: The Worst Food Crisis Since World War II Is Happening Right Now

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What Is A Famine, And Will They Become More Common In Years To Come?

Famines see the health of the masses decline as widespread food scarcity reaches drastically devastating levels. [Read more…]

The Global Famine Begins: UN Announces That The Worst Food Crisis Since World War II Is Happening Right Now

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The Global Famine Begins

We always knew that this would start happening.  Earlier this month, I wrote about the severe economic problems that are plaguing South America, but up to this point I have neglected to discuss the horrific famines that are breaking out all over Africa.  Right now there is a desperate need for food in South Sudan, Somalia, northeast Nigeria, Eritrea and Kenya.  And Yemen, even though it is not technically part of Africa, is being affected by many of the same factors that are crippling nations all over eastern Africa.  The United Nations says that more than 20 million people could die from starvation and disease if nothing is done.  When I write about economic collapse, this is the kind of thing that I am talking about, and we are starting to see alarming conditions spread across the globe.  Many believe that we could never possibly face this kind of food crisis in the western world, but unfortunately wishful thinking will only get you so far. [Read more…]