Wet-noodle diplomacy

...agreement on how to let the rogue nation run its highly suspect nuclear program, the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council, plus Germany, agreed to extend negotiations until July 2015.Diplomats would call that a draw...

Editorial: False equivalence

...Palestinian aggression toward Israel in recent months.This administration, bolstered by Western media and a feckless United Nations, has promoted a false moral equivalence in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In fact, a case can be made that...

How well do you know Augusta's past?

...in 1960, President Eisenhower spoke to an Augusta audience at the Bell Auditorium. What did he NOT say?A. The United Nations is doing a good job.B. The world is on the brink of war.C. The Soviets are out to dominate the globe.D. The...

Attorney Jay Sekulow addresses Augusta Care Pregnancy Center's fall banquet

...night at Augusta Convention Center.Sekulow has argued cases before the U.S. Supreme Court and worked with the United Nations to fight for religious liberty and freedom wherever it is necessary.He said he once told his younger staff members...

Bill Clinton says Georgia Senate race comes down to a vote in anger or a vote for the future

...during her White House bid in 2008.Among those civil rights icons attending Friday's rally were Lewis, former United Nations Ambassador Andrew Young and the Rev. Joseph Lowery. Many in the crowd heaped praise on Clinton for increasing economic...

United Nations is vastly overrated

...Korea as a police force of the United Nations. For at least 50 years, we had...Korea seems never to talk to the United Nations, only to the United States. I have never thought much of the United Nations. They get some unknown to head...

President challenges, cajoles United Nations to support plan for Iraq transition

UNITED NATIONS -- President Bush challenged the United Nations on Tuesday to support his plan for steady transition...handover of power. In his speech Tuesday, he invited the United Nations to play an expanded role in Iraq's reconstruction...

United Nations wants us disarmed

The recent high-level United Nations Review Conference on Small Arms ended without any formal demands that civilian firearms ownership be banned. But the United Nations remains determined to disarm everyone except its own agencies...

Cut off U.N. freeloaders

...Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech before the United Nations, I was amazed at the few diplomats actually being present...caring" country. Sad, but true!Oct. 24 is United Nations Day ? a good day to cancel the rent.A E. WatersHephzibah

President sells us short

I cannot believe our president tried to say in his recent speech to the United Nations that the problems we have in the United States are anything like the terrorists who are in the Middle East. We have freed more...