"Attention has focused on oil insecurity, and rightly so, but it is not the same as food insecurity. An empty gas tank is one thing, an empty stomach another. And while there are substitutes for oil, there are none for food." –Lester R. Brown, Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
Podcast from EarthBeat Radio interviewing Lester Brown on his book World on the Edge: How to Prevent Environmental and Economic Collapse. Posted February 11, 2011.