On May 23, the World Health Organization elected a new director-general (DG): Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, known as Tedros. The first DG from an African nation, he is also the first nonmedical doctor to lead the organization. With a doctorate in public health, he served as Ethiopia’s health minister from 2005 to 2012 and foreign minister […]
Bryan/College Station Tea Party meeting 6:30 PM June 15, 2017 Kreuz Market in Bryan A United Nations Global Governance Plan “Agenda 21 is a United Nations Global Governance plan to regulate and control every facet of human activity on the face of the earth in order to implement “one-world government” and “global citizenship”. This program […]
For months, “Will he or won’t he?” has been the parlor game among those wondering whether the Trump administration would withdraw from the 2015 Paris climate agreement. Today, we have the official answer: Yes, President Trump will withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement. How did we get here? According to The Washington Post […]
In 1798, Thomas Malthus wrote “An Essay on the Principle of Population.” He predicted that mankind’s birthrate would outstrip our ability to grow food and… Read More
The post ‘Overpopulation’ Fears Are a Hoax. Here’s Why Higher Populations Are Actually a Good Thing. appeared first on The Daily Signal.
A consistent theme from the earliest days of the Trump administration was the intent to lower the amount that America pays for United Nations peacekeeping…. Read More
The post The US Is Right to Insist on Lower UN Peacekeeping Dues appeared first on The Daily Signal.
According to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), its mission is to provide access to safe, voluntary family planning to women around the world. But… Read More
The post How the UN Helps Implement China’s Two-Child Policy, and What Should Be Done appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Last week, Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, accused MONUSCO, the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Congo, of “aiding a government that is inflicting predatory behavior against its own people.” This assessment appeared to justify the budget cuts to the mission she has been advocating, leading eventually to a 7 percent reduction in […]
On March 29, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley discussed cuts to the U.N. peacekeeping budget, noting, “Everyone knows there’s fat at the U.N.” Earlier this month, President Trump’s budget proposed to cut U.N. funding by nearly 40 percent, targeting U.N. peacekeeping specifically. The United States pays 28.5 percent of the U.N. peacekeeping budget, […]
The Trump administration is promising to reconsider America’s relationship with the United Nations, with the White House aiming to limit U.S. financial contributions to the… Read More
The post With Budget Plan, Trump Signals ‘Tough Love’ Approach to UN appeared first on The Daily Signal.
President Trump has rankled numerous foreign leaders during his first weeks in office. Some of these were leaders in countries Americans understand to be foes of the United States, such as Iran. But the list also includes many countries that Americans recognize as friends, such as Australia, Germany and the United Kingdom. The speaker of the British House […]