Kim Jong Un raises eyebrows after turning up in Rolls-Royce Phantom for meeting with Americans

One point we often make is that “socialism” is inherently crony. Indeed it is the STATE, the entity that socialists generally celebrate, that makes crony capitalism possible. The bigger the state, the bigger the corruption and cronyism.

(From The Vancouver Sun)

The dictator arrived on Sunday for a working lunch with Mike Pompeo in a jet-black Phantom complete with darkened windows and the brand’s distinctive logo on its wheel hubs.

It is unclear how the vehicle, which would have cost at least US$400,000, was transported to Pyongyang, given UN sanctions that ban items including cars.

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