Despite means a failure to accomplish its intended goal.
by Napanice (no login)
And some means not a significant amount is involved. In other words, the small amounts of improvements and growth was not enough to provide the jobs for the jobless or even lift the poor out of poverty.
And that is what I call delusional propaganda.
Posted on Mar 8, 2007, 11:28 PM from IP address 126.96.36.199