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5 April 2009

Food glorious food

Dr Raj Patel is an activist, an academic and also the author of Stuffed and Starved: Markets, Power and the Hidden Battle for the World Food System. Today, in a lecture recorded at Melbourne University, he asks why there are hundreds of millions of people who don't get enough to eat and, at the same time, hundreds of millions of people are overweight! How did the global food system get so messed up?

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Guests

Dr Raj Patel
Academic, activist, writer.

Publications

Title: Stuffed and Starved: Markets, Power and the Hidden Battle for the World Food System
Author: Raj Patel
Publisher: Black Inc
ISBN 978 1 86395 398 6

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