"The world has quietly entered a new era, one where there is no national security without global security. We need to recognize this and to restructure and refocus our efforts to respond to this new reality." –Lester R. Brown, Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
Deborah Zabarenko posts on Reuters Environment Forum blog 'Food for thought,' citing Lester Brown's World on the Edge: How to Prevent Environmental and Economic Collapse. Posted January 12, 2011.