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United Nations rep slammed US police for trampling protesters’ rights

Amid renewed nationwide protests over police killings of black men, a representative from the United Nations toured the United States with a peculiar goal: to assess whether the exercise of freedom of assembly and association in the country conforms to … Continue reading

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Photos | Palestinians Celebrate Statehood Recognition

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Breaking: ‘Palestine’ wins historic upgrade at the United Nations

The Jerusalem Post Sixty-five years to the day after the UN voted for the partition of mandatory Palestine – a move the Jews accepted and the Arabs rejected – the same body overwhelmingly voted on Thursday to grant the Palestinian … Continue reading

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Video | President Obama’s Address To The UN General Assembly

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First Lady Michelle Obama Hosts Lunch For Spouses Of World Leaders

First Lady Michelle Obama host a FARM-to-TABLE Lunch.  You’ve just got to love this woman… Tour of  Stone Barns Center with JFK Magnet school, Pocantico Hills Central school kids , and World First ladies Getty images.  FLOTUS greets spouses of World leaders. … Continue reading

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President Obama Addresses The 65th United Nations General Assembly

September 22, 2010 – Photo by PacificCoastNews.com) President Barack Obama UN United Nations adress speech 9 23 2010 Thursday Israelis a no show Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, right, and US Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice wait for … Continue reading

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