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Somalia's piracy problem is everyone's problem

Humor has its place, but today’s piracy is no laughing matter. Piracy permeates our cultural ethos – it’s in children’s stories and movies both tragic and comical. In recent months, as pirates off Somalia have proliferated and widened the scope of their capability, newspapers, television newscasts, and bloggers have invariably invoked the terms “arrghh,” “avast,” and “Pirates of the Caribbean.” One essay casually suggested building a Jack Sparrow wing at Guantánamo. Full Story

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