published Saturday, January 14th, 2012

Time for U.S. to drop nuclear charade with North Korea

Once again, Communist North Korea is hinting that it may be open to halting its nuclear weapons production in exchange for more favorable treatment by the United States and other nations -- as well as more shipments of food to sustain the belligerent but impoverished nation.

But will we and other free countries of the world fall for this ruse yet again?

Repeatedly over the past couple of decades, Communist North Korea has secured promises of food and other international assistance in exchange for vowing to stop building nuclear weapons.

That sounds like a reasonable arrangement, of course, because we certainly don't like it when totalitarian North Korea uses its weapons to menace free and prosperous South Korea.

But it never quite works out, because after it gets the international aid, Communist North Korea goes back to its old ways and starts anew with its production of nukes.

It's debatable whether we should ship food to Communist North Korea under any circumstances because of the danger that the food will be used to support the country's military and not to feed its people, who suffer horrible want because of the Marxist system they live under.

But if we are determined to send aid, could we not at least drop the charade that doing so will get Communist North Korea to stop building nuclear weapons? The United States and other countries have been fooled too many times to play that game of make-believe once more.

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nucanuck said...

It's good to see the TFP take a position to abolish nuclear weapons.

January 14, 2012 at 2:48 a.m.

It's a pity they haven't taken a position against the "charade" that North Korea is a Marxist or Communist nation.

Here's a hint: A communist nation would not have a King, and a King by any other name is still an authoritarian ruler that only cares about his own self-benefit.

Exactly the thing Marx was writing against.

January 14, 2012 at 10:33 a.m.
FreedomJournal said...

Love, Peace and Hate

Carl A. Patton, Peace in God 7 January 2012 in the year of our Lord and Savior Christ Jesus.

There are surely as we liveth some that believe that love conquers all. This means the power of love can defeat, conquer and smother hate, malice and bad company. But what is love? Is it first seen in the Creator then the Creation? Not only the east talked of love but so does the west the north and south say love is for all living beings.

This man kicked not a cat nor killed anything of the wild for sport. He ate his fish or threw them back for another day. Meanwhile he heard the following thoughts in inspiration.

Love conquers malice gone wild by the Spirit. Passive moods of resistance equal defense and offense. Dipped in Godly morals but can the pagans really love? Is love defined by those casting love and those that catch love only to drop it in aggression?

All thinkers must evolve in thought are remain stagnant. Can anyone really be a productive thinker and not evolve in thought on some issues? What issues? What are the things that see no end in their description as life moves so does the moods, attitudes, thoughts and desires of human-kind. So did they taste love and some thought they tasted something else.

I Saw Black and White Hats

There was no way to ever get around the distinct nature of the Black and White hats.

There would always be some conflict among the tribes of humankind as some wear Black hats and some wear White hats.

Some hats are also mixed and some move as imposters claiming a White or Black hat.

Some hats fell on other hats as some forgot what line of hats they hailed from. No hats were ever assigned goodness nor did any come before, in life or death in things not so good.

I wore both hats as no hat defined me. although I am one man I wear many hats. I also always seek out a good hat.

Love thus fell in many ways throughout the Diaspora. However the hats of the minority also swallowed up the hats of the majority as the Third World became,

The last World and no one would be allowed nothing but a Black hat. All hats are good hats if worn properly. Truth is propped in the hat band of many hats.

Opinions based on personal bias lost. Truth never won a hat contest. Facts never fell short of opinion, however Truth embraced both. But who said hats and Truth are on trial?

January 16, 2012 at 10:19 p.m.
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