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Human rights mockery at the UN

With the UNHRC fiasco and now Durban II preparations, the UN seems to go down the way of its predecessor, the League of Nations – into obscurity. It is a shame the US chose to take part in this balagan.

Kicking Israel Around by Anne Bayefsky

Watching the U.N. conduct the business of human rights is revealing. It teaches us how negotiations between fascists and democrats proceed. Democrats “show restraint,” while fascists don’t care who they offend or what they say. And more often than not, Jews and the Jewish state are the political football. The farthest thing from this playing field is true concern over the protection of human rights.

Also: Obama Joins Human-Rights Charade by Anne Bayefsky

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April 7, 2009 - Posted by | UN, US foreign policy | ,

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