TITLE

15 Cents for Foreign Aid, 60 Cents for Soda

AUTHOR(S)
Kristof, Nicholas D.
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
New York Times Upfront;2/14/2005, Vol. 137 Issue 10, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the foreign assistance of the U.S. to tsunami and AIDS victims. Reason behind the stinginess of Americans.
ACCESSION #
16207988

 

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