UN Can of Worms

Reader comment on: The United Nations "Human Rights" Council

Submitted by Liza Jones, Aug 12, 2014 18:52

What despicable bias to ignore the many human rights violations of so many demonstrably guilty states and then single out Israel for defending itself against an implacable devious entity like Hamas. UN enabling reinforces the failure of Palestinians to take personal responsibility for the condition of their lives. How can they break free from the slavish, perverse thrall in which Hamas holds them if the UN feeds into their victim narrative and the international community picks up the pieces as if they all were children? They are like wards of the international community. We don't feed our wildlife in the National Parks because to do so renders them dependent and less able to fend for themselves in the harshness of winter. Maybe a leaf from nature's book of survival could be applied here?


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