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Did the US government ever burn corn?

I remember hearing and/or reading at some point that the US government burned corn (or destroyed it) at some point. Not because there was anything wrong with the corn, but rather because by buying it ...
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Kazakhstan and anti-capitalism in the 1990s

What drove anti-capitalist sentiments from Kazakh intellectuals and economists in the 1990s following the collapse of the Soviet Union? It is my understanding that Kazakhstan was a low level ...