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UN To Hold First-Ever Meeting on Anti-Semitism

  • For the first time in history, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) will hold a meeting on global anti-Semitism. This unique session is to take place on January 22 and will be broadcast live from UN headquarters.
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The United Nations’ Response to ISIS Beheadings in Syria: “Resolutions” Calling for “Regime Change” on Behalf of Washington

By Carla Stea
Global Research
January 07, 2015

On December 18, 2014, the United Nations General Assembly adopted Resolution A/c.3/69/L.3 overwhelmingly condemning the Syrian government for human rights abuses. 1,681 more words



A year has gone by… blah-blah … and the usual commonplace remarks.

What happened this year 2014:


  • January 7 – Record cold temperatures are being recorded across the Midwest and eastern United States. 
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United Nations vote on death penalty moratorium puts US in awkward spot

By: Natasja Sheriff

The United Nations General Assembly is expected on Thursday to vote once again on a draft resolution calling for a moratorium on the death penalty, with the United States likely to become even more isolated in its support for capital punishment.The resolution was first adopted by the General Assembly in 2007; this is the fifth time member states will vote. 1,118 more words


Soldiers rally at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang, North Korea

Soldiers and citizens rally at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang, North Korea, to protest a United Nations resolution condemning their country’s human rights record. Protesters at the rally on the square carried banners praising their leaders and condemning the United States. 28 more words