The Global Citizen
A blog by GlobalSolutions.org
March 10, 2014 - 10:15am EDT
The UN Security Council has been called out by its own Commission on Inquiry in Syria as enabling the continued human rights... Continue Reading
March 08, 2014 - 1:00pm EST
A company called Zambia Sugar, owned by a European corporation that operates in Zambia, has made an average profit of US$18... Continue Reading
March 04, 2014 - 10:00am EST
What does it mean to be a global citizen? A citizen of the world, or cosmopolitan, is someone who values the equality of all... Continue Reading
A "Big Lie" is a "deliberate, gross distortion of the truth used especially as a propaganda tactic. Jake LaRaus examines the Disability Treaty 2012 ratification effort and how the opposition mobilized against a modest treaty that was modeled after the Americans with Disabilities Act. The Senate's failure to ratify a major multilateral treaty since the Chemical Weapons Convention in 1997 has damaged the U.S.'s security, economy, and global leadership. A well-funded and well-organized opposition works to defeat multiparty international agreements, particularly those associated with the United Nations. Birth of a Big Lie is an essential read for anyone who cares about treaties, U.S. global leadership and the future of our world.
Genocide Prevention, Peace & Justice, True African Leaders Have Nothing to Fear From ICC, Mass Atrocities and Armed...
The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) is a landmark international agreement...
"CEDAW strengthens the United States as a global leader in standing up for women and girls. In countries that have ratified...