Posts Tagged ‘north korea’

guns or food?

In North Korea, the answer seems to be guns. The military gets a hefty budget, but the agriculture sector is hurting badly. Little to no gasoline for equipment. Little to no chemicals needed for fertilizer. More arable land per citizen than most countries in the world, but millions are starving. For more on the politics […]

North Korea

I do not understand the need for a poor country to spend the effort required to build a nuclear weapon. Why not take that energy and spend it on making your country better for its residents? One comment on the Globe and Mail’s site said so much. “Does news like this ever make anyone here […]