Global Food Crisis, Then and Now
February 20, 2011 • 1:20AM

The ongoing food crisis has intentionally been downplayed by the news media, but the reality is that it is that building food crisis that pushed Egypt over the edge in its revolt against the Mubarak government. History (and Franklin Roosevelt) teach us that the British tactic of starvation must be defeated by the overthrow of that empire once and for all.