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...champions free trade in the information and knowledge intensive sectors while showing itself very reluctant (along with Europe) to do the same in the agricultural sector...

There may be a natural reflex, as in being able to feed ones self, involved here.

I can swear there ain't no heaven but I pray there ain't no hell. _ Blood Sweat & Tears

by Gringo (stargazing camel at aoldotcom) on Tue Jul 17th, 2007 at 07:59:20 PM EST
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You mean we can't eat dollars (or euros?)

And I'll give my consent to any government that does not deny a man a living wage-Billy Bragg
by ManfromMiddletown (manfrommiddletown at lycos dot com) on Tue Jul 17th, 2007 at 08:03:13 PM EST
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Point taken, but there's no denying the US and EU subsidies are hurting the Third World.

"Beware of the man who does not talk, and the dog that does not bark." Cheyenne
by maracatu on Tue Jul 17th, 2007 at 09:03:25 PM EST
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