ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Ethics - Bogus or Genuine

K Suresh THE ability to produce more food and the will to feed the people are entirely different things. Whereas the first is an entirely technological problem, the latter is a sociological problem. What type of technology a particular society, committed to feed all of its people, opts for is a different thing. The difference pointed out here is to state who is in the driving scat. The technocrats want us to believe that by simply producing more food the poor who now go without food will be able to fill their malnourished swollen bellies.

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