Luckily the Syrian government is an expert at all three areas and will doubtlessly do the United Nations proud
The story here isnt just another horrible Muslim tyranny being named to a top United Nations post revealing once again the complete moral and legal bankruptcy of the UN system. The real story is the refusal of the UNocrats and the entire leftist establishment to let go of their ridiculous colonialism narrative as the explanation for all the worlds woes.
UN Watch today called on Ban Ki-moon, US Ambassador Susan Rice and EU representatives to condemn the world bodys "revolting and absurd decision to unanimously re-elect the Assad regime to a senior post on a decolonization committee charged with upholding fundamental human rights in opposing the "subjugation, domination and exploitation of peoples a propaganda victory now being trumpeted by Syrias state-funded SANA news agency.
The committee is mandated to implement the UNs 1961 Declaration on the Granting of Independence of Colonial Countries and Peoples.
How relevant is the "struggle against colonialism today? Not at all. (continue reading...)