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Commentary :: Human Rights
Manufacturing a Food Crisis
01 Jul 2008
Tens of thousands of people staged demonstrations in Mexico last year to protest a 60% increase in the price of tortillas.
How on earth did Mexicans, who live in the land where corn was domesticated, become dependent on US imports in the first place?
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