As the Secretary General of the United Nations, an organisation of one hundred and forty seven member states who represent almost all of the human inhabitants of the planet Earth, I send greetings on behalf of the people of our planet. We step out of our solar system into the universe seeking only peace and friendship – to teach, if we are called upon; to be taught, if we are fortunate.
—General Kurt Waldheim
—as recorded on the Voyager Golden Record (1977)
—Newsletter #676 - sent January 23, 2020
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