PLANET IN PERIL (PinP) The global fishing fleet is so big it can be seen (in blue) from space. Courtesy Global Fishing Watch
Saturday, 19 March 2011
Feedlot Meat Has Spurred a Soy Boom That Has a Devastating Environmental and Human Cost
AlterNet by Jill Richardson - Mar'11
South America is being taken over by a handful of companies in the soy business that are destroying ecologically sensitive areas and pushing people from their ancestral land.