India gained independence in 1947 with nationalist politicians promising food for all and an end to the rapacious imperial administration. What happened next?
Diet for a Large Planet shows how the world is still living with free trade policies from the 19th century
These days, population is barely considered as a factor in food security. That doesn’t mean the problem is solved.
Is our excrement simply a waste product, to be dumped out of sight and out of mind? Or is it a valuable resource that we squander at our peril?