@Jayati1609 crucial article. Has anyone worked out how much this will push up numbers of people going without food or in extreme poverty ? https://socialeurope.eu/the-price-increases-that-matter-for-the-poor
Rich-country governments could do much more to make agricultural commodities less expensive, argues @Jayati1609.
The biggest surge in billionaire wealth since records began.
A new billionaire created every 26 hours this pandemic. While Covid19 has left 99% of humanity worse-off.
New @Oxfam inequality report out today. Deep breath. Its chilling.
Mercator projection colonized our minds by shrinking tropics & expanding high latitudes, Africa is really really big edition. https://twitter.com/rkiplagat/status/1466258269383630852
An excerpt from @sensunanda's 23rd Annual Conference of the Association for Heterodox Economics plenary lecture that discusses colonial repression and its workings in the contemporary phase of #capitalism. https://twitter.com/DivDecEcon/status/1482623657146867712
➡️& lift the barriers for #HealthForAll by
@MazzucatoM & @Jayati1609 via @ProSyn https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/health-innovation-for-all-by-mariana-mazzucato-and-jayati-ghosh-2021-12?barrier=accesspaylog
Is financial speculation on agric commodities contributing to food price inflation? The Price Increases that Matter for the Poor by Jayati Ghosh @Jayati1609 @IATP @Afsafrica @foodresilience @cadwego @AlanGuebert @OCM_tweets @openmarkets @CSM4CFS @ProSyn https://prosyn.org/sI73sWg
Such an insightful piece by the great @WaldenBello - best analysis I have read of the decline of the American empire:
Bin Laden, Trump, and the American Empire
.@Jayati1609: "This lethal combination of more expensive food and lower incomes is fueling catastrophic increases in hunger and malnutrition." https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/tackling-the-food-price-inflation-problem-by-jayati-ghosh-2022-01
Must read - to make sense of misinformation and abuse on Indian social media, happening with a clear political objective.
An information sphere like this corrupts democracy. https://twitter.com/thewire_in/status/1481931608060198913
The Price Increases that Matter for the Poor by @Jayati1609 @ProSyn https://prosyn.org/sI73sWg?referral=3e91ff
@kaulayush @onosmosis “I am not surprised,” @RanaAyyub who tops this chart, tweeted.
“The most powerful party in India spends its resources on abusing women in order to silence them," said @rohini_sgh.
Thse wonderful pieces by @AparnaKarthi @PARInetwork with fabulous photographs by M. Palani Kumar, will become collectors' items. First salt, now turmeric: learn about fascinating ecosystems of specific crops in India through these terrific stories.