United Nations

Imagine your hometown in a war zone

Nov 23, 2017

go here A moatful of defence ministers gathered in Vancouver November 14 and 15 “to measure the progress made” on UN peacekeeping since their meeting a year

The United Nations should take notice

Oct 01, 2017

On 19 September 2017, President Donald Trump delivered his first address to the UN General Assembly. The speech was lengthy, dealt with a wide range

What use is the UN if it can’t help S...

Jan 03, 2017

go here The United Nations was supposed to be an institution of global order, a new Magna Carta for the world. “We, the peoples of the United

The Mental Standstill that Cripples the Mid...

Jan 03, 2017

Have you ever wondered why “a just and lasting peace” in the Middle East is no closer today than 70 years ago? It was 1947

ISIL — Good thing the UN Security Cou...

Nov 23, 2015

On November 20, the UN Security Council “determined” that the Islamic State (ISIL) constitutes an “unprecedented” threat to international peace and security; and it called