Standing with those persecuted for their faith or belief. #Article18ForAll

Today, we want to mark the International Day Commemorating Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Freedom of Religion or Belief. We stand with those persecuted – every person must have the right to believe as they choose, have the right to change that belief if they choose, and have Continue Reading

Why Isn’t Palestine A State Yet?

In May of 2015, the Vatican officially recognized the State of Palestine. They joined at least 135 UN members who also acknowledge Palestine’s independence. However, a number of countries, Israel and the US in particular, have failed to recognize the legitimacy of an independent Palestinian state, with it’s four million Continue Reading

The 51st State

Good morning, John. This election was one for the history books. The first female amputee in Congress, the first female Asian American Senator, the first openly gay Senator the first second term for a black president the first legalization of recreational marijuana and the first legalization of gay marriage. But Continue Reading

Obama on the state of the world: the extended Vox conversation

Matt Yglesias: This is a really sort of big picture question, but over the years, I’ve heard a number of different members of your team refer to your kind of philosophy in foreign affairs as realism. Is that a term you would use? Barack Obama: You know, traditionally, a lot Continue Reading

Japan vs. The Islamic State

Why I’m a globalist | IN 60 SECONDS

Many conservatives saw the Brexit referendum and Donald Trump’s 2016 victory as useful correctives. It was time to push back, the argument went, against the overreach of unaccountable international bureaucracies, such as the European Union and the UN. Maybe even NATO has become obsolete. But can we really go back Continue Reading

How Communist Criminals Hide Behind UN Immunity

there’s a whole nest of deep state criminals who are hiding within the United Nations behind their diplomatic community they can’t be arrested they can’t be interrogated their houses can’t be searched they can’t even be taxed because they have diplomatic immunity by virtue of working at the United Nations Continue Reading

Donald Trump tells UN ‘future belongs to patriots not globalists’

The truth is plain to see: if you want freedom, take pride in your country. If you want democracy, hold on to your sovereignty. And if you want peace, love your nation. Wise leaders always put the good of their own people and their own country first. The future does Continue Reading

Secretary Pompeo remarks at President Trump’s event on “Religious Freedom.”

SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you all. I want to thank the many world leaders who are here today. Thank you, Vice President Pence, for your work on this issue. I especially want to thank President Trump for being a champion of people of faith all around the world. The Bible says Continue Reading

Is Myanmar Finally Becoming A Democracy?

After nearly 50 years of being ruled as a military dictatorship, Myanmar began its transition towards a democratic government in 2010. Now, the country is seeing a general election, which may just threaten the remaining military power controlling the quasi-democracy. So we wanted to know, is Myanmar going through a Continue Reading