Norman Borlaug and “The West Wing”

Because we haven’t posted a relevant TV clip in a while, I thought I put one up.  Sadly, I can’t seem to find the clip I’m looking for.  The first time I heard about Norman Borlaug was on “The West Wing,” sometime in the second season I think, when the president of a fictional African republic comes to the White House to negotiate for AIDS medication for his country.  In the context of explaining how the seemingly impossible has happened in the past, he references Norman Borlaug and the numerous lives he saved.  The “myth” of the Green Revolution goes Hollywood …

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