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Quote of the Day: Sen. George McGovern



"Hunger has plagued the world for thousands of years. But ending it is a greater moral imperative now than ever before, because for the first time humanity has the instruments at hand to defeat this cruel enemy at a very reasonable cost. We have the ability to provide food for all within the next three decades.”

—Sen. George McGovern (1922-2012), from The Third Freedom: Ending Hunger in Our Time

Photo: Rosa tends to her family's livestock, a typical chore for children in rural Guatemala, where she lives. (Joseph Molieri/Bread for the World)

 

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