[Marxism] Demand for "ethical" quinoa affecting poor in Bolivia and Peru

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Wed Jan 16 04:22:50 MST 2013


"In fact, the quinoa trade is yet another troubling example of a damaging
north-south exchange, with well-intentioned health and ethics-led consumers
here unwittingly driving poverty there."

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original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made,
through disobedience and through rebellion.” — Oscar Wilde, Soul of Man
Under Socialism

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