Climate Change and Conflict

“As world leaders gather at the United Nations for the 72nd Regular Session of the UN General Assembly, this year’s theme is “Focusing on People: Striving for Peace and a Decent Life for All…”

Foday Darboe
Published in: Counterpunch
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The bully showed up at the wrong playground – Trump’s misguided address at the United Nations


““It was the wrong speech, at the wrong time, to the wrong audience,” Swedish foreign Minister Margot Wallström expressed about what global and U.S. audiences helplessly had to endure during President Donald Trump’s September 19, 2017 address to the United Nations General Assembly…”

Patrick T. Hiller
Published in: Sierra County Prospect, Art Voice, World Beyond War, Counterpunch, City Watch, The PeaceWorker
Date: September 20,21,22,23,2017
787 Words

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Presidential Bomb Threats at the UN


“Donald Trump denounced North Korea and its president Kim Jong-un as “depraved” before the United Nations Sept. 19, saying the nation “threatens the entire world with unthinkable loss of life.” Of course North Korea can barely feed itself, and yet has to defend itself against an onslaught of Western hostility…”

John LaForge
Published in: Counterpunch, The Sunburg News, The Reader Weekly
Date: September 21,2017
905 Words

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