UN Calls for Sanctions on Pirates, Writes Stern Letters to Pirates’ Parents

Again, the real world seems more like The Onion: UN Approves Sanctions on Somali Pirates: The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Thursday to impose sanctions on pirates, arms smugglers, and perpetrators of instability in Somalia in a fresh attempt to help end years of lawlessness in the Horn of Africa nation. The 15-nation council endorsed […]

UN Steals Money to Offend the Senses

Pathetic: The U.N. Human Rights Council, frequently accused of coddling some of the world’s most repressive governments, threw itself a party in Geneva Tuesday that featured the unveiling of a $23 million mural paid for in part with foreign aid funds. In a ceremony attended by U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Spanish artist Miquel Barcelo […]