"Attention has focused on oil insecurity, and rightly so, but it is not the same as food insecurity. An empty gas tank is one thing, an empty stomach another. And while there are substitutes for oil, there are none for food." –Lester R. Brown, Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
Ode Magazine's Special Copenhagen edition features "Not Waiting for the West" by Lester Brown. 75,000 copies of this edition are being given to delegates, business leaders, activists and other influencers at the UN Climate Change Conference. Posted December 4, 2009.