Stuff journalist misquotes the US Ambassador

screenshot: from Trademe message board- Whaleoil

Stuff’s report on what the US Ambassador said caused outrage because of the “white people” part of the quote. On the Trademe message board, one wag commented…

It turns out however that New Zealand journalist Leith Huffadine misquoted the US Ambassador and when I checked on Stuff the quote had already been altered.

US Ambassador to New Zealand, Scott Brown, says North Korea can still be an “economic engine” and a member of the world community – if it chooses.




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