here’s the skinny…US strategy for fighting global hunger

The American people are generous people, and they’re compassionate people…We believe in a timeless truth: to whom much is given, much is expected
/President Bush, responding to US food aid on May 1, 2008

“Timeless” is the key word here. This proposal for more global food aid is a long awaited rescue…sort of like a knight in shining armor, who, when he lifts his helmet, is 95 years old and smells like formaldehyde and pickles b/c he got lost on his way there.

Here’s the scoop:

NY Times Article
USA Today Article

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2 thoughts on “here’s the skinny…US strategy for fighting global hunger

  1. I just wish it wouldn’t have taken them this long…it’s the idea of proactive vs retroactive. I think higher of our country than what we’re currently doing to fix this global problem.

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