Posts Tagged: United Nations
The latest UN resolution may well be a turning point in stopping genocide. But much hinges on political will.
Ban Ki Moon's first six months as UN Secretary General have registered on the low decibel end of the scale.
The White House, however ideologically committed to unilateralism and the unbridled assertion of military power, still needs the UN.
By trying to isolate Iran, the U.S. risks undermining its own political power.
China wants Taiwan, Taiwan wants independence, and Ian Williams wants you to know why Taipei has a more compelling argument than Beijing.
In the longstanding battle between U.S. domination and UN independence, it's 2 ½ points for U.S. domination versus just 1½ for UN independence.
We might get a better treaty if the U.S. sits this one out for now.
At the UN, George W. Bush praised democracy and diplomacy in the Middle East. Stephen Zunes gives you the real story.
Violent clashes have destroyed a four-year ceasefire in Sri Lanka. Heres one place where the United States (and the UN) could make a difference before its too late.
Talking Points for the Time-Crunched