Monsanto and Gates Foundation: How to “Feed the Future” in Africa

The food riots of 2008 that swept through the Global South returned with runaway food-price inflation in 2010–2011, this time sparking full-scale rebellions in Tunisia, Yemen, and Egypt. Unable to control price inflation or contain rebellion, the oligopolies of the corporate food regime are trapped in a classic crisis of capital accumulation.

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Madonna and the Malawi Charity Scam

We had already talked about this some time ago but now they seem to come to light things we have reported here:

Madonna’s Malawi School Charity Is One Big Scam

By: Erin-Conway Smith

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA—When Madonna adopted daughter Mercy James from an orphanage in Malawi, a judge ruled that the adoption could go ahead, despite Madonna not being a resident, because of the pop star’s charitable work in the impoverished country.

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Central African Republic hunt for Kony suspended

Hunt for fugitive warlord Joseph Kony on hold because new government said to be not co-operating with African Union mission.

Joseph Kony

African troops in Central African Republic have suspended the hunt for the fugitive warlord Joseph Kony because the new government there is not co-operating with the mission, Uganda’s top military official said.

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