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Pope Benedict's Message To FAO For World Food Day
The Examiner ^ | 10/15/10 | Joseph Speranzella

Posted on 10/15/2010 6:18:46 PM PDT by Catholic Examiner

"The theme of this year's World Food Day, 'United against Hunger'", writes the Pope in his English-language Message, "is a timely reminder that everyone needs to make a commitment to give the agricultural sector its proper importance. Everyone - from individuals to the organisations of civil society, States and international institutions - needs to give priority to one of the most urgent goals for the human family: freedom from hunger."

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TOPICS: Catholic; Moral Issues; Religion & Culture
KEYWORDS: hunger; popebenedictxvi; vanity

1 posted on 10/15/2010 6:18:50 PM PDT by Catholic Examiner
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We tried but half our corn now goes into gas tanks and our other crops were reduced to grow more corn for our gas tanks and this is all subsidized so there is less money to give to third world countries for things like food.


2 posted on 10/15/2010 6:20:50 PM PDT by GeronL (http://libertyfic.proboards.com <--- My Fiction/ Science Fiction Board)
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