Palistinian Ignored in UN Debate

As UN Debates Palestinian Statehood, Palestinian People Still Ignored by Michelle Chen Depending on which part of the world you occupy, the United Nations is either a well-meaning but inept political body, or a place where humanitarian ideals go to die. Either way, this week’s General Assembly gathering has revealed that the U.N.’s founding principles often ring hollow in the cavernous hall where officials convene to talk about the world’s problems—and do as little as possible to fix them. Still, this year could be a pivot point [...]

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