where the writers are

United Nations | United Nations

john-braun's picture
Sep.25.2009
So, there's a new super Viagra coming out, that has proven to be effective in some large percentage of mice. It's a rub-on cream. To tell you the truth, I am just too damned lazy to make a joke about this while I know each and every one of you already has one swirling around in your demented little...
john-braun's picture
Sep.24.2009
Well, it's a damned good thing our President got out there yesterday and reminded the world just how much we suck. I mean, seriously, it's been a couple of days since he's done that. If it weren't for him, some country somewhere might have begun to believe that maybe the United States and its...
gary-g-gach's picture
Aug.26.2009
IN full regalia, Gus introduces his fancy dancing as "the oldest dances done on this continent ... oldies but goodies!  Yeehaw!!!"  50+ years, w/ 3 or 4 broken toe bones, he's doing alright. Never mind that he & 7 or 8 Aztec dancers from Mexico in full costume & all the rest of us...
john-braun's picture
Aug.13.2009
The left has renewed an old strategy: Global warming is a national security threat. Apparently, they felt the fear was wearing off, so they needed to add some new scare tactics into the World is Going to End campaign. Oh, and according to Secretary-General of the UN, Ban Ki-moon Incheon, "...
claire-elizabeth-terry's picture
Jun.12.2009
I am pleased and delighted to announce that the United Nations' Alliance of Civilizations (www.unaoc.org), recently commended by Barack Obama, has recognized 'The Art of Living' as contributing to the objectives of the Alliance and will post information about 'The Art of Living' website (currently...
luciana-lhullier's picture
Dec.14.2008
There are many civilian ways of working for peace in the world. One of them is donating your skills and your knowledge. Helping out poor communities build a dignified life where they live is not only charity. It´s security. Working to give those people the tools they need to be the owners of their...
jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Dec.10.2008
and as relevant today as it was when first signed, or more so... The Universal Declaration of Human RightsAdopted and proclaimed by General Assembly resolution 217 A (III) of 10 December 1948On December 10, 1948 the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted and proclaimed the Universal...
jason-rowsey's picture
Nov.08.2008
I saw on one of the news channels this morning that there is talk that Obama is considering the nomination of Caroline Kennedy as our UN Ambassador?  It made me think about what possible qualifications she might have to lead this important post.  According to wikipedia I can’t find any.  It states...
ugonna-wachuku's picture
Oct.13.2008
PROLOGUE __ "Even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream. I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character." Martin...
heywood-gould's picture
Jul.02.2008
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, June 29...They're speeding, kvetching and sporting lacy teddies under their abayas. Welcome to the new Saudi Arabia. The desert theocracy, long under the iron control of Wahabist fundamentalists, is experiencing a massive social upheaval that will change it forever,...