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“The North American Free Trade Agreement” (NAFTA) referred to as the ‘mother’ of all agreements related to free trade, is an organization that was sanctioned by the government to bring about an increase in agriculture and trade. However, NAFTA only served to make the rich richer and the poor poorer. This resulted in a good section of the farmers turning to other means of livelihood, while many of them committed suicide because they were unable to meet their costs, while the richer farmers survived and some of them ‘thrived off NAFTA’. (3, p.56)
One of the countries that were badly hit by NAFTA was Mexico, considered to be the epicenter of global corn biodiversity. The poor section of farmers borrowed heavily to repay loans for land, machinery and pesticides and was unable to repay them. This resulted in them facing huge debts and a heavy spate of suicides followed. Lee, was one such victim who though not Mexican by birth, was looked upon by Mexicans as one of their kind and the reason for this was the economic changes that had taken place over a long period of time. Though trade liberalization had promised much to the poor, it did not fulfill its ideals and the poor were left far behind. This dissatisfaction led to major protests against NAFTA and the WTO, migration, and self- exploitation.
Chapter 3 of “Stuffed and Starved” has served to highlight the facts underlying agriculture, trade and the economy and the dire need for changes to be brought about which caters to the rich and the poorer sections of the society on an equal basis, if such catastrophes have to be avoided in the future.
In the book “Stuffed and Starved” Chap. 4 speaks of trade between Nations, that dates back in time, as ancient as 1000 BCE when such a transaction was first recorded. Through international trade, the cost of food has become cheaper and the bartering of food had enabled us to gain new tastes and sensations from food
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