Submitted by Daddy-YO on Mon, 2011/07/25 - 15:08.
Much of what follows, written by John Githongo (in a NY Times's editorial, 23 July 2011), applies to little Nicaragua, and indeed, to FYL-osophize the issue, more & more to the great northern superpower that bore many of us, and influences life here, for good & bad.
I quote pertinent fragments from "When Wealth Breeds Rage."
"As food and fuel prices rise, inflation is driving millions ... below the poverty line just when the world’s great aggregators of economic data have been preaching the opposite: that growth will benefit all. ...