“I as told that in Ghana they can have a harvest every two and a half months, which means you can put something in the ground and two and a half months later something is coming up. That tells me that potentially Africa could feed the whole planet.
The western region of Africa could feed the whole continent. I think the western region of Africa could feed the world but it’s been divided by colonialism, imperialism, and neocolonialism. So the western region of Africa is not feeding the African nations that are starving. The western region of Africa can’t supply other parts of Africa with that which it needs. Whenever you have to get approval from Europe to feed fellow human beings, what the [expletive] is that about?” -From, “Rap, Race, and Reality,” By: Chuck D