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Independence Forever! Don't Ratify the UN Disabilities Treaty

Dr_Zinj Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 8:23 AM
The U.S. needs to withdraw from the U.N. The only purpose the United Nations serves is to be a constantly increasing drain on American tax payers. 100% financial responsibilities, 0% benefits.

There’s an old story from the Jewish shetls of Eastern Europe. There was a singing contest among the animals. The Nightingale loses, despite her lovely singing voice. Looking down on the jury, she sees the grunting wild pigs. She weeps, not because she lost, she says. “But see who my judges are!”

America must feel like the Nightingale whenever she has to go before a UN panel.

I had the honor of serving our country as U.S. Ambassador to the UN’s Human Rights Commission. In those days, the UN body had such worthy respecters of human rights as Algeria, Libya, Syria,...