Mon, 12 Aug 2002 06:22:32 GMT

India, Pakistan and GE – Friedman. Thomas Friedman has an interesting viewpoint on how the IT industry staved off a possible war between India and Pakistan. He writes: Two months ago India and Pakistan appeared headed for a nuclear war. Colin Powell, the U.S. secretary of state and a former general, played a key role in [E M E R G I C . o r g]

My mother told me about this article. One reason I like open trade is that it does more for peace than most anything. With free and open trade, lots of people make money off of peace. During war, only a few do.