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One people, one planet
July 3, 2007, 5:57 am
Filed under: anti-ethanol, ecology, environment, International news

Greenpeace estimates 200 Million global warming refugees by 2040 (Agence France Presse via breitbart blog)

Corn and milk prices soaring – blame ethanol  (CNN)

World food shortage pushing interest rates up (Bracewell.LiveJournal.com)

Lake Superior, the world’s largest freshwater lake, is at its’ lowest level in 81 years (USA Today) 

Study links antidepressants with birth defects (MSNBC)

The Wrath of 2007: America ‘s Great Drought (Independent, UK)

Severe drought in China (China Daily)

EXCERPT: “A worst drought in 50 years is hitting western, central and northeastern Chinese regions, causing drink water shortages to at least 10 million people and an economic loss of 9.9 billion yuan (US$1.24 billion). The worst-hit area is the southwestern municipality of Chongqing, which has had no rain for more than 70 consecutive days and where two-thirds of its rivers have dried up, local drought-relief authorities said on Thursday, adding that one person has died of serious heatstroke.”  

China expecting typhoons this summer (Radio Australia)

34 out of 37 nations name US as nation that is hurting the environment the most (Yahoo)

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