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Elon Musk Wants Proof $6 Billion Can Solve World Hunger

  • Musk is worth $311 billion, according to Bloomberg Index
  • Tesla CEO has previously pushed back on higher taxes for rich
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Elon Musk, the world’s richest man, challenged a United Nations official’s claim that just a small percentage of his wealth could help solve world hunger.

Musk was responding to comments by David Beasley, director of the UN’s World Food Programme, who repeated a call last week following an earlier tweet this month asking billionaires like Musk to “step up now, on a one-time basis.”