In place of the 1994 “Agreed Framework” nuclear freeze deal with North Korea, in which we sent Kim Jong Il aid, while he cheated, we now have the 2007 “Joint Agreement,” in which the U.S. has promised more aid, while … (does anyone not know how this goes?). It’s time for a sequel to that marvelous video clip on Youtube. It’s short, and worth every second: The David Zucker Albright Ad. Or, why wait for the sequel? Just take the original, and for the word “Democrats,” substitute “Republicans.”
Will Condi Rice Give Kim Jong Il a Basketball Too?
By Claudia Rosett 11:53 AM on February 14, 2007
For media inquiries, please contact [email protected] Claudia Rosett is widely recognized as a ground-breaking reporter on corruption at the United Nations. Her investigative reporting skills, drawn from three decades as a journalist covering international affairs, led her to expose the U.N. Oil-for-Food scandal, the worst financial fraud in the history of humanitarian relief. Ms. Rosett worked from 1984-2002 as a staff editorialist, editor and reporter at The Wall Street Journal, and has appeared before six U.S. House and Senate Committees and Subcommittees to testify on subjects including U.N.-related corruption and the Iran-North Korea strategic alliance. Her work on Oil-for-Food earned Claudia the 2005 Eric Breindel Award and the Mightier Pen award, and for her on-site coverage of China's Tiananmen Square in 1989, she won an Overseas Press Club Citation for Excellence. She is a Foreign Policy Fellow with the Independent Women's Forum, and writes a column on foreign affairs for Forbes.com.