The other side of this story comes from another time, the age of empire building.
Britain and other European countries went in and exploited the resources and
then left without eduction or the the infrastructure required to transcend into a
modern society. Add that to the concept of religion that has stunted the growth
of a people for almost a thousand years.
There is the imbalance of nature that will not support the populations now living
in the region. as for cutting down the trees etc that was done by colonial masters.
The fact is we live in the twenty first century and it is not acceptable to just let the
people of a region starve to death We talk about those people, well the sad fact is
those people could one day be us. If we had the same kind of dry drought and
hot weather as happened in the Dirty Thirties the disaster today would be magnified
a hundred times.
The fact is people are starving to death, little kids and mothers most of them in
fact children themselves. What we have to do is develop a plan for such disasters
by helping to build up the areas where these people live and at least attempt to have
them grow their own food I know its been tried before but we mus redouble our