Poor Countries Demand Cuts in Farm Subsidies

“Developing world economies today turned on rich nations at the World Trade Organisation talks in Hong Kong over their reluctance to open up farming markets. . . . Developing economies say the EU, US and other rich nations must cut subsidies to their farmers and tariffs blocking imports as part of a global free trade deal.” (Guardian, Thursday)

Western hypocrisy gives credibility to the anti-globalists.

FEE Timely Classic
“Just Say No to Farm Subsidies” by Lawrence W. Reed

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