Mission Aborted

What the world owes Brazil's Sergio Vieira de Mello.

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Sadly, a suicide bomber decided this was not to be. The world owes Sergio Vieira de Mello thanks for paying the ultimate price in his efforts to make this world a better place for all of us. We also owe Samantha Power for reminding us just how significant a sacrifice this charismatic diplomat made.

Uzodinma Iweala is a writer based out of New York City.

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