Inflation has been brutal on the price of everything. It’s the not-so-hidden tax on Americans and usually the result of meddling from high up the political food chain. If you need a visual of the pain, here’s a video of a graph that shows inflation in real terms. It compares these items to the price of things from January 2020 and plots the prices up to June of 2022.
Is a coming food crisis coming? Well, our elite overlords seem to think so. UN Secretary-General António Guterres said the war in Ukraine has added to the disruptions caused by climate change, the COVID-19 pandemic, and inequality to produce an “unprecedented global hunger crisis” already affecting hundreds of millions of people. Former Trump Deputy National Security Adviser KT McFarland says a major food shortage is coming in the next few months.
Unfortunately, Abbott’s Sturgis plant is responsible for the manufacturing of 75% of all amino acid baby formulas in the US. The Abbott plant still remains closed despite the findings after shutting down in February amid a major product recall. So far, the FDA refuses to allow it to reopen. Abbott says it’s “working closely with the FDA to restart operations” at the plant as parents across the nation are struggling to get formula for their babies.