United Nations

GOP Extremism Isn't Just Hurting America. It's Hurting Our Planet.
August 27, 2014

Republicans are putting all the world's people at risk now.

Climate Change Scientists Warn: We're Almost Too Late
August 27, 2014

Soon, climate change will be irreversible. The impacts are inevitable. 

Critics of the United Nations' Relief Agency in Gaza Don't Have Their Facts Straight
August 26, 2014

Without the UN's herculean efforts, civil society in Gaza would have already collapsed.

Stop Giving Money to the U.N.'s Relief Agency for Palestinians
It's the best hope for a Palestinian state
August 18, 2014

It's the best hope for a Palestinian state.

Migrant Children Are Fleeing a Region Rife with Sexual Violence
These circumstances should give deportation advocates serious pause
July 23, 2014

These children are not so much coming to America as running from dangerous and deadly circumstances. And we want to send them back? 

This Photo Is Not from ‘Game of Thrones.’ It’s From Syria.
February 26, 2014

This is Damascus, last month. And these are Palestinian refugees lining up for food. 

Undercover at the U.N. Lounge, Where Diplomats Get Drunk and Handsy
January 30, 2014

The Hottest Club in New York is .... Part of the United Nations

America Must Stand Firm on Syria at the Geneva II Conference
January 21, 2014

The conference is a diplomatic Hail Mary pass.

Why Did Ted Cruz Write a Harvard Law Review Article Embracing a Convicted Poisoner's Cause?
January 20, 2014

The Texas Senator's strange Harvard Law Review article embraces the cause of a microbiologist who tried to poison her friend.

Two Reasons Why Iran Resumed Nuclear Negotiations
November 14, 2013

Understanding both is key to a potentially enduring solution to the snagged negotiations.

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