CARACAS (Reuters) – The president of Venezuela's opposition-run Congress on Monday accused Wall Street investment bank Goldman Sachs of “aiding and abetting the country's dictatorial regime” following a report that it had bought $2.8 billion in bonds from the cash-strapped country.
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The Yanker Poster Collection includes more than 3,000 political, propaganda, and social issue posters and handbills, dating 1927-1980. Most posters are from the United States, but over 55 other countries and the United Nations are also represented. The materials were acquired by gift of Gary Yanker in 1975 and later. Image: We remember Wounded Knee. Bruce Carter, betw. 1973 and 1980.
President Donald Trump’s ambassador to the United Nations said Wednesday the U.S. will not allow the U.N. to “bully” Israel anymore. Nikki Haley spoke Wednesday in Jerusalem a day after she berated the U.N.’s top human rights body for ignoring countries with horrendous... - #Bully, #Envoy, #Haley, #Israel, #TopStories, #Wont
Bill: The United Nations just brutally subtweeted Trump on climate change. On Wednesday, Axios reported that President Trump has made up his mind to withdraw from the landmark Paris climate agreement, making the United States only the third country in the world to refuse to follow the greenhouse gas emission guidelines. Shortly thereafter, the official Twitter account of the United Nations found itself with something urgent to tweet about climate change: Climate change is undeniableClimate…
Over the coming months, A Matter of Life and Tech will feature a range of voices from people building Africa’s tech future. This week, United Nation’s mobile learning specialist Steve Vosloo argues phones could be the future of education on the continent.
The United Nations Explained: Its Purpose, Power and Problems