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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Fears Of World Wide Food Strike.

Rising food inflation sparked violence across North America,Middle East and South Asia early in the year,as demonstrators protested the high cost of staple commodities like sugar,rice and milk.In Algeria and Tunisia,overall rioters were said to have died.The Algeria state media at least two people were killed and 300 others injured in rioting over soaring food prices.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: None

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to families all over the world

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Worldwide, World Wide, World Wide
Map of Fears of world wide food strike.
 
This story describes a...
a need
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The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
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bad idea
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