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Petitioning The President of the United States

Curb Food Speculation to Address Hunger Crisis--Urge President Obama & U.S. Congress


Send this letter which states that “A significant part of last year’s food price fluctuations were the result of excessive speculation in the commodities markets by the very hedge funds and investment banks that helped create the current economic meltdown.”

Join Food First and other coalition members of faith, hunger, international development, human rights, farm and food organizations to send a letter to President Barack Obama requesting speedy U.S. government action to prevent speculation in agricultural futures markets that threatens the food security of hundreds of millions of people worldwide.

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