It is often said that ‘the left’ has so solutions for creating a safer world. We are seen as the weaklings… the incessant negotiators and ditherers.
There has finally been what looks like movement in the glacial pace of UN reform. (Audio Podcast Available) CNN is reporting that the US has endorsed expanding the Permanent membership of the UNSC to 7 members. With one of those new members being Japan. CNN suggests other frontrunners for Permanent seats are Germany, Brazil, Israel, […]
News sources are reporting that Canada intends to send 150 military personnel to help the AU in a peacekeeping mission in Sudan. They will also be lending some old equipment for the African troops to use (god knows we have plenty of that lying around). 150 doesn’t seem like much… but at least it’s something. […]