Where the hungry are

A very important map to look at and understand: The U.N. World Food Program Hunger Map (the link is in the middle of the right column on the page). That red and yellow stripe running from the southwest corner up toward the northeast corner is the battle line for a potential confrontation of civilizations. And check out Afghanistan, where our soldiers are–the hungriest nation in the Middle East and Southeast Asia.

Our soldiers are sitting on the fuse and instead of dousing potential fires with massive economic and food aide, we’re leaving our men and women in uniform to fight a fire.

Author: Mitch Ratcliffe

Mitch Ratcliffe is a veteran entrepreneur, journalist and business model hacker. He operates this site, which is a collection of the blogs he's published over the years, as well as an archive of his professional publishing record. As always, this is a work in progress. Such is life.