Posts Tagged: United Nations
The United Nations is voting on safe drinking water as a human right.
A new world order is emerging from the wreckage of Afghanistan and Iraq, and Turkey will be a major player in it.
Two Border Patrol killings in two weeks have thrown U.S.-Mexican relations into a tailspin.
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.
By supporting Morocco's illegal annexation of Western Sahara, the Senate is establishing a dangerous precedent in international relations.
On the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day: the good, the bad, and the potentially ugly.
The market can provide poor and oppressed people throughout the world with useful goods and services, but can't affect broad, sustainable social transformation.
The military response to the Somali pirates has only increased their asking price.