Freezing military aid to Israel would send a message that committing human rights violations is unacceptable.
" This is a "betrayal of capitalism" in which the "most fundamental principles of our market system were being flouted."
There are people of good will on both sides, people not blinded by the illusion that violence solves everything.
The United Nations will hold the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD), an international conference in Johannesburg, South Africa, ostensibly to create a new model of sustainable development that integrates economic development, social justice, a
For America's allies, the new Bush Doctrine of attacking people before they attack us, known as "first strike," is another example of a bull-in-a-china shop approach to world affairs.
Slouching Toward Johannesburg: U.S. is a Long Way from Sustainability
"The window of opportunity for peace in Sudan is beginning to close," according to the report.
Russia's former republics have fixed borders, but Russia's conception of its own southern frontier appears to remain undefined. After a casual meeting with the presidents of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan in Aktau, Kazakhstan on July 6
"Free and fair" elections under a military government imply continuity of military rule, not a transfer of power to an elected parliament.
Most liberal commentators seemed to agree that Bush was merely the paperback edition of an American president.