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October 01, 2012 “Information Clearing House”– Every year, for one week the world’s heads of state gather in New York to participate in the opening session of the General Assembly of the United Nations. The reunion has, however, lost its functionally constructive dimension and has become instead a televised spectacle whose significant moments are watched by an audience surpassed in size only by the Olympics or the World Cup.
The most-awaited speech is that of the U.S. president, invited to take the floor after the Brazilian president had warmed up the room. Always cordial, “Barack” made his entrance extending his arm towards Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, seated higher up on the platform. The Secretary rose and then nearly doubled over to grasp his hand. Obama is the only head of state who took the liberty of making that gesture. His speech, straight out of Hollywood, retraced the life of…
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