What Will It Take to Confront the Global Crises? By Vinod Thomas

OP-ED: The Huffington Post (Apr. 21, 2011) | With the spike in food prices, some 44 million more people have slipped into poverty since mid 2010. Oil prices today are some 40 percent higher than last year. The recovery from the financial crisis remains fragile. Devastating earthquakes, heat waves and floods are occurring across the world.