via Capitalism is already breaking down North Korea’s government — and it could be the end of Kim Jong Un – AOL News

The US has stood on the brink of nuclear war with a totalitarian regime in Asia before, and in the end it was economics, not military might, that brought the Soviet Union down.

The US’s nuclear arsenal has failed to scare North Korea away from developing its own nukes, sanctions have failed to restrict its access to markets, and leveraging the US’s relationship with China has failed to starve the country into submission.

But the US’s greatest weapon, capitalism, might just do the trick.

via Capitalism is already breaking down North Korea’s government — and it could be the end of Kim Jong Un – AOL News

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