Tag: United Nations
Richard Falk: The International Year of Solidarity with the Palestinian PeopleJanuary 2014
A little noted initiative by the United Nations sparks hope for a just and sustainable peace in the region.
Richard Falk: Invisible Horizons of a Just Palestine/Israel FutureNovember 2013
The burden of history lies heavy on the United Nations.
Max Blumenthal: The Desert of Israeli DemocracyOctober 2013
Journey to the center of a refugee camp.
Richard Falk: Resolving the Syrian Chemical Weapons CrisisSeptember 2013
If an attack on Syria is averted, it could mark a welcome shift in U.S. foreign policy.
Justin Elliott: U.N. Think Tank Opening Office in Bahrain, with Bahraini Government FundingMarch 2013
Can groups advocate for peace and justice while accepting money from authoritarian governments?
Ben Rawlence: A Signal of Hope for CongoMarch 2013
There’s a framework for peace in Congo, and if Rwanda will stop interfering, it just might work.
Richard Falk: For What?July 2012
Richard Falk considers how he came to find himself so drawn to the Palestinian cause.
Richard Falk: On the U.N. Alliance of CivilizationsJune 2012
To solve global problems, we have to start thinking in terms of civilizations instead of than nation-states. A dispatch from the recent Istanbul Partners Forum.
Daniel Moss: Debating the Future of Our World’s WaterApril 2012
The World Water Forum in Marseille sets the stage for important talks at Rio environment conference.
Contested TerritoryJuly 2011
On July 9, southern Sudan is scheduled to become the world’s newest country. Rebecca Hamilton discusses the impact of this change on the rest of the region.