The Energy and Food Crisis Is Far Worse Than Most People Realize

Originally published at: https://systemschangealliance.org/the-energy-and-food-crisis-is-far-worse-than-most-people-realize/

Whenever there’s an energy crisis, it can quickly become an everything crisis. Everyone who owns a gasoline-burning car has noticed that fuel prices have shot up in recent weeks. And most of us have read headlines about high energy prices driving inflation. But very few Americans have any inkling just how profound the current energy crisis already is, and is about to become. “‘Humans are draining energy much faster than it can be replenished’—mostly by deforestation and the burning of coal, oil, and natural gas.” This lack of awareness is partly due to economists, and those who depend on economists’ readings…