As the crisis of the capitalist economy meets the food crisis, here’s a great read from Francis Lappe Moore on what she calls the ‘faith based economics’ that are behind this fiasco. She writes:

“We can end hunger. Forever. We know how. It depends, however, on citizens building confidence in their power to create democracies truly accountable to us.”

See also: ‘The Wall Street Mega Bailout: Bad News for the World’s Hungry’.