North Korea’s socialist famines

posted by
July 5, 2011
Future of Freedom Foundation
by Jacob G. Hornberger  
Posted in Commentary

"People living in the socialist paradise of North Korea are suffering another big bout of famine and starvation, so severe in fact that the European Union is sending $14.6 million in emergency food aid for more than 650,000 starving North Koreans. Here’s what the New York Times says are the causes of North Korea’s chronic food crises: 'The food shortages have been caused by years of economic mismanagement and underinvestment, and have been made worse by poor weather and a reduction of food imports from China and South Korea.'" (07/05/11)

http://www.fff.org/blog/jghblog2011-07-05.asp  

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