1 September 2014
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The Week in Blog
UN Plaza —
News and events at the United Nations
Mar 29, 2009 — Mark Leon Goldberg & Matthew Lee
Sri Lanka: The Security Council meeting that didn’t exist
Is the UN rolling the dice on Sri Lanka?
Intrigue swirls around appointment to UN Afghanistan mission
Trilliongate! Battling over who will champion the world’s poor
Madagascar: Why doesn’t the UN call a coup a coup?
Matthew takes the North Korean side on IAEA elections
Mar 22, 2009 — Mark Leon Goldberg & Susan Ginsburg
Why violence is increasing on the US-Mexico border
Hezbollah in Latin America?
Can the US slow the flow of guns into Mexico?
The link between illegal immigration and drug violence
New ideas on reducing US demand for drugs
Can anyone really stop the corruption that drugs cause?
Mar 15, 2009 — Mark Leon Goldberg & Matthew Lee
Ban Ki-moon to US: “Deadbeat!”
Matthew bemoans Obama’s lack of substance on UN reform
Why continued inattention to the conflict in Sri Lanka?
UN plot to take away American freedom of speech! Or not!
Obama’s new approach to Burma?
Bonus non-UN topic: secret AIG payouts to foreign banks
Mar 8, 2009 — Mark Leon Goldberg & Thomas Pickering
Amb. Pickering: The State Department needs 4,700 new jobs
How are we going to pay for all these new positions?
Why diplomacy is underfunded
Sec. Clinton’s personal popularity = bigger budgets for State?
Mar 1, 2009 — Mark Leon Goldberg & Matthew Lee
Will the UN do anything about violence in Sri Lanka?
How to get the UN’s attention
George Clooney stripped! … of security, by the UN?
Matthew: Somalia proves “never again” pledge hollow
Is Caroline Kennedy heading to the UN?
Human Rights Watch’s new report on killings in Congo