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Old 03-11-2010, 11:47 PM
PreppyMcPrepperson PreppyMcPrepperson is offline
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Default Re: Draft Dayo or Eliza to debate Dambisa

Originally Posted by JonIrenicus View Post
Yes, it's blunt, she does want it to end, but the time table is more open than people suggest it is. I think she gave a 5 year deadline as a number to get people talking, but she has said in many places that is negotiable. Her primary want is to end open ended government aid, even if that calls for a massive increase in short term aid meant to assist in a transition and weaning people off of it.
Fair enough. But the argument as laid out in her writings is harsher than you made it sound above. Just wanted to correct the record. What you say here, however, jives with what I recall of Dead Aid.
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