Tag: United Nations

UN warns of serious threat in Syria refugee crisis

The spiraling refugee crisis from Syria’s civil war could pose a serious threat to Lebanon’s security and destabilize the entire region unless donors quickly provide the unfunded 70 percent of the $3.74 billion needed for emergency needs, U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres said Thursday. The estimate of how much money will be needed […]

Syria, Iraq edging into regional war

A U.N. commission on Syrian war crimes is sounding the alarm that the entire region is on the brink of war. In its latest report Tuesday to the U.N. Human Rights Council, the commission said “a regional war in the Middle East draws ever closer” as Sunni insurgents advance across Iraq to control areas bridging the […]

U.S. Participation in U.N. Rights Council Has Moved Focus From ‘Demonizing’ Israel

National Security Adviser Susan Rice said Wednesday that the Obama administration’s participation in the U.N. Human Rights Council has moved its focus away from “demonizing” Israel, but a look at the resolutions passed by the Geneva-based body does not bear out that assertion. In an address to the Center for a New American Security, Rice […]

UN climate change expert reveals bias in global warming report

Three of the four installments of the Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) of the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which claims to show the state of the global climate system under stress, are now available.   All three show things are seriously amiss – although not necessarily with the climate itself. The final […]

Pope Francis should stick to doctrine, stay away from economic ‘redistribution’

Pope Francis has spent a year on the Throne of Peter. In that time, his modest style and high-minded ideals have ignited a new optimism and fervor among Roman Catholics, including those who left because of disagreements with some of its teachings.   Francis has gone out of his way to voice support for the […]

International Law is World Government

War in Syria alerts us to the presence of growing global governance Recent activities involving the Syrian conflict confirm that international law is already upon us. It is formed by treaties, diplomatic accords, conventions, and institutions that govern most aspects of interstate relations, extending even to the rights and responsibilities of individual citizens. It is […]

Will It Be Peace?

President Obama chose to kick off his second presidential term with a high-profile visit to the Middle East. He was accompanied by new US Secretary of State John Kerry.  Will It Be Peace? By Irvin Baxter Obama’s speech, held at Jerusalem’s International Convention Center on March 20, 2013 before 600 handpicked Jewish students, centered on […]

Global Warming/Climate Change Scaring us into Accepting a World Government

And yes, my plan will continue to reduce the carbon pollution that is heating our planet – because climate change is not a hoax. More droughts and floods and wildfires are not a joke. They’re a threat to our children’s future. And in this election, you can do something about it. President Barack Obama Democratic […]

Is Sustainable Development World Government?

‘Rio+20,’ a Green World Order Summit to Re-make Civilization By Rick Brinegar   “The threat of environmental crisis will be the ‘international disaster key’ that will unlock the New World Order.” – Mikhail Gorbachev.   Rio+20, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, was billed as an “unprecedented opportunity to build the future we want.” […]

UN sets sail for Armageddon

September 23, 2011 By Irvin Baxter   The prophecy, when it comes to pass, will be one of the greatest prophetic fulfillments since the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. When the prophesied event happens, it will mark the beginning of the final seven years to the Battle of Armageddon and the second coming […]