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and what are they ? money speculators that contribute nothing real to the world. They now control 17% of the global economy, more than ever before. A growing and increasingly important segment of the money speculators are the commodity speculators, who are like a virus on the economy, artificially driving up prices so they can make a killing and cause the food riots in haiti in 2008, for instance, when the price of rice went up to $60 a sack, beyond the reach of most Haitians, and the current doubling in  the price of coffee in the last few months.

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