Your new UN 'ambassador'?

"There’s no such thing as the United Nations," and: "If the U.N. secretary building in New York lost 10 stories, it wouldn’t make a bit of difference." Asking John Bolton, the man behind these classy quotes, to be official UN ambassador to the UN is like appointing Jesse Helms to head a civil rights commission. But then international cooperation has seldom topped the Republican list of things to accomplish. To see what the UN does accomplish (and why it'd be a colossal mistake to destroy it) go to the UN Dispatch blog... (Think Progress)


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