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The United States is suffering its worst drought in 50 years. Yes, that’s bad news for Americans. But what happens in the parched fields and prairies of the Midwest can affect people, prices and political stability worldwide. 
In this reporting series GlobalPost correspondents and editors investigate what America’s drought means for the rest of our hungry and increasingly worried planet.

globalpost:

The United States is suffering its worst drought in 50 years. Yes, that’s bad news for Americans. But what happens in the parched fields and prairies of the Midwest can affect people, prices and political stability worldwide.

In this reporting series GlobalPost correspondents and editors investigate what America’s drought means for the rest of our hungry and increasingly worried planet.