Monday, September 1, 2008
Picture from BBC
A handful of rice. The crop's global price has risen by almost 70% this year, and the price of food worldwide continues to skyrocket, meaning millions upon millions of people will go to bed hungry and already extremely poor farmers will struggle to provide for their families.
Pray for these people AND be thankful that you are extremely blessed that these statistics don't affect you. Then again, maybe they should...