The Arab Human Development Report has proven to be a very worthy endeavor that some credit with laying the intellectual groundwork for the Arab Spring. We should all be glad that the Republican challenger for the American Presidency cited the report so approvingly last night.
Why opposing international family planning is so dangerous to so many thousands of women around the world.
We go point-by-point through the Republican Party's 2012 platform on the United Nations.
Almost worse than the expected scorn, the United Nations was completely ignored at this debate. “U.N.”, uttered only once throughout the entire evening, in the context of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran calling for Israel to be wiped off the map on the floor of the General Assembly. (He didn’t.)