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The Un Story

From a reader:

Subject: You’re wrong about “U.N. Sucks.”

Well, okay, the U.N. DOES well and truly suck, but the passage you quoted came from the AP writer, not the U.N. guy. If you read the whole story, you’ll see that the U.N. guy is asking for more international aid for N.K. in order to persuade the government to CONTINUE it’s capitalist reforms.

The U.N. is NOT chastising the Norks for experimending with capitalism.

The U.N. does indeed suck, but this story is poor evidence of


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