Tagged: Foreign Policy

The Weaponization Of Human Rights

On June 5, 2013, President Barack Obama¬†nominated Samantha Power as UN Ambassador. On June 6, 2013,¬†CounterPunch ran a profile of Power entitled¬†“Samantha Power and the Weaponization of Human Rights”, which...

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Lessons From The Revolutions

Arab regimes have learned nothing from the revolutions in Tunisia and Egypt. Their answer to their people’s growing demands for reform or change altogether is more violence and more repression....