Posts Tagged: UN
The United States blocked the latest UN resolution to achieve peace between Israel and Palestine for the most disingenuous of reasons.
The Senate hasn't approved any major multilateral treaties since 1997.
The United Nations is not just about governments. Civil society has played an increasingly important role in UN deliberations.
U Win Tin spent 19 years in Rangoon's notorious Insein prison. The chief strategist of the National League for Democracy managed to keep organizing even behind bars.
This powerful collection of essays describes the citizen diplomacy and peace movements that have been taking root in India and Pakistan.
The market can provide poor and oppressed people throughout the world with useful goods and services, but can't affect broad, sustainable social transformation.
Understanding the strength of the Taliban and its supporters could provide needed insight on how to overcome the Taliban using other tools than just the military.
It's time for the UN to step up to the plate and help resolve the conflict.
Kosovo has declared its independence from Serbia. But there are still a few obstacles in the path of statehood.
There should be no returning to the unsustainable status quo at the East Asia Summit.