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By | April 23, 2017 - 4:22pm EDT
According to the bylaws of the Citizens for Global Solutions Action Network (CGS-AN), the members elect the Directors to the Board for a 3 year term.  A brief bio of all candidates is found at the end of this blog.  If you are ready to vote you can click here and vote electronically. To be a voting member, you must have paid your $25 dues to the CGS-AN in the past 12 months.  To confirm this you can log-in to this [...] Read More
Syrian children in a doorway (UN photo)
By Rene Wadlow | April 19, 2017 - 9:00am EDT
The Association of World Citizens calls for the re-affirmation of humanitarian international law. It is a call to the soldiers and militia members in armed conflicts to refuse orders to violate humanitarian international law by refusing to use weapons outlawed by international treaties such as chemical weapons, land mines,  cluster munitions or any weapon to attack civilians, especially children and women. We must defend [...] Read More
Betty Taylor
By Ronald Glossop | April 15, 2017 - 8:58am EDT
Citizens for Global Solutions is very indebted to many activists who contributed much to making the World Federalist Association (WFA) and the Campaign for U.N. Reform CUNR) influential organizations that flourished from the end of World War II until 2003 when they were merged to form Citizens for Global Solutions (CGS).  CGS regrets that we probably have not sufficiently honored many of these now deceased members from [...] Read More
Lucy Law Webster
By Lucy Webster | April 09, 2017 - 4:37pm EDT
This Blog comes from Lucy Law Webster who worked as a Political Affairs Officer in the UN Department for Disarmament Affairs during the period when the International Protocol on the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons was drafted, negotiated and ratified. At last, President Trump has said and done something I support. Ever since President Obama drew a red line to prevent further use of poison gas by Bashar al-Assad to [...] Read More
Flags of the United Nations Member States (Photo courtesy of UN)
By Tad Daley | March 26, 2017 - 3:25pm EDT
In his speeches before both CPAC and the U.S. Congress, President Trump described with pinpoint accuracy the sovereign state system of today. But might we see a global anthem tomorrow, and a world flag, and even a United Earth?  This posting is a short version of Tad’s longer article posted on AlterNet on March 10, 2017.  Click here to read his full article and join in the discussion taking place there. “We will serve [...] Read More
Robert Muller (1923-2010). Personal photo from Association of World Citizens
By Rene Wadlow | March 07, 2017 - 3:33pm EST
​“The time has come for the implementation of a spiritual vision of the world’s affairs. The entire planet must elevate itself into the spiritual, cosmic throbbing of the universe.”— Robert Muller ​ Robert Muller, whose birth anniversary we mark on 11 March, was the former Assistant Secretary-General for Economic and Social Service of the United Nations, and, after his retirement, he served as Honorary President of the [...] Read More
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