The fundamental problem in Egypt is the lack of sustainable domestic agriculture and calorie production in a rapidly growing population. The Muslim Brotherhood are failing due to their lack of flour subsidies, almost everything else flows from the hungry bellies of the masses.
Unfortunate acronym. Not quite as bad as the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, but still...
posted on 01/30/2013 11:38:37 AM PST
(NO LIBS. This Means Liberals and (L)libertarians! Same Thing. NO LIBS!!)
posted on 01/30/2013 11:59:15 AM PST
(Children, pets, and slaves get taken care of. Free Men take care of themselves.)
The rate of population growth is slowing. North America and Europe are barely at replacement rate.
Just for reference, 9 billion people could stand on Maui.
posted on 01/30/2013 12:15:58 PM PST
by glock rocks
(Pro Deo et Constitutione - Libertas aut Mors)
Most of the water we use in the USA is not for agriculture, it is for industrial - electrical generation mostly and then thermal process heat.
posted on 01/30/2013 2:54:50 PM PST
(IMNSHO - I MIGHT be wrong, but I doubt it.)
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