Thursday, March 29, 2007
Castro on Biofuels
Say what you want about Fidel Castro, but his statement attacking biofuels is spot-on. At a time when world grain reserves are declining, the biofuel craze is already beginning to take food from the mouths of the poor. Someone has to speak up about the ethicality of starving the poor of food to feed the cars of the rich, and too few people in the rich countries are.