Tag Archives: water

china’s coming water crisis

do thisty people riot? we shall find out soon.

“It is not hard to understand why Chinese history is sometimes viewed as a chronicle of the people’s struggles with water and food shortages. Like a malevolent ghost stalking the land, famine has been a constant concern for the country’s rulers, and the stability and legitimacy of their rule depended on their ability to feed the people.”

read more here:

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/opinion/2011-02/01/content_11950339.htm

coming soon to the middle east: water riots

this just keeps getting better. how will wall street profit off of this? stay tuned

read more here:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/retailandconsumer/8291454/After-food-protests-water-riots-are-next.html