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Jose Mujica: The world's 'poorest' president

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Jose Mujica: The world's 'poorest' president

Post by momopi » November 15th, 2012, 6:46 pm

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20243493

Jose Mujica: The world's 'poorest' president

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Post by Billy » November 15th, 2012, 7:15 pm

inspiring guy

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Re: Jose Mujica: The world's 'poorest' president

Post by Jester » November 15th, 2012, 9:45 pm

momopi wrote:http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20243493

Jose Mujica: The world's 'poorest' president
OK, I am impressed.

One leftist politician out of thousands who actually practices what he preaches. Fair enough.

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It's an interesting country:

--Historically neutral, relatively stable.

--Pound for pound, a great competitor in World Cup.

--White but not as arrogant as Argentina. Also not as fashionable, of course.

--First country, way back in 1965, to recognize the Genocide of the Armenians by the Turks.

--Now, they are apparently going to be the first country to recognize the heroic little state of Karabakh, which succeeded against 20 to 1 odds in its war for independence in the 1990's.
http://asbarez.com/106536/breaking-news ... -karabakh/

People say it's a sleepy little country. I see it as a little country with a big heart.

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