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There is also the question of the massive "super-rents" the likes of Cargill, Bunge, ADM, Monsanto are taking out between producer and consumer.

Aided and abetted by the US government of course: what's good for Cargill is good for the US!

I heard the other day that Cargill gets privileged access to US military/NSa etc satellite data so they can stay ahead of the game - and they are not even a "Public" corporation but the world's biggest private one.

"The future is already here -- it's just not very evenly distributed" William Gibson

by ChrisCook (cojockathotmaildotcom) on Mon May 26th, 2008 at 06:13:08 AM EST
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