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UN Joins AC Milan Player's Fight Against Racism In Sports

AP | Posted 03.18.2013 | World

MILAN (AP) — AC Milan midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has been invited by the United Nations to attend its International Day for the Elimination of ...

After Durban II, the Question of the United Nations

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

For me, an anti-racism conference that was organized by Libya, kicked off by Iran, and concluded with an attack on women, Jews, religious and sexual minorities, and indigenous people, is a total failure.

DURBAN II: UN Chief Warns Economic Crisis Threatens More Racism

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — Dozens of Western diplomats walked out of a U.N. conference and a pair of rainbow-wigged protesters threw clown noses at Iran's preside...

President Obama Repeats Bush Folly on UN Racism Conference

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

The Obama administration's decision to skip Geneva is more than disappointing. It's yet another opportunity the US blew to struggle against global racism.

US To Boycott UN Conference On Racism

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration will boycott "with regret" a U.N. conference on racism next week over objectionable language in the meetin...

Durban II: U.S. Condemned For Boycott Of Global Racism Conference

Inter Press Service | Haider Rizvi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

UNITED NATIONS, Mar 26 (IPS) - Amid calls for Washington to increase its engagement with the international community, U.S.-based rights groups and c...

Australia Threatens To Boycott UN Racism Conference

Jerusalem Post | JPOST.COM STAFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Australia on Thursday morning threatened to withdraw from participating in the upcoming United Nations anti-racism conference, dubbed Durban II, due t...

Elie Wiesel: Racism Conference Will Harm UN, Not Israel

Haaretz | Shlomo Shamir | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel on Thursday said the passing of resolutions attacking Israel at the upcoming "Durban II" conference on racism would only ha...

Italy To Boycott UN Racism Conference

Yediot Ahronot | Roni Sofer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini told Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni that his country would not participate in the international anti-racism con...

UN Racism Conference: European, Muslim Nations Clash Over Israel

AP | ELIANE ENGELER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — European Union countries Tuesday stepped up their opposition to Muslim attempts to shield Islam from criticism and attack Israel throug...

UN Racism Conference: US Pulling Out | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

White House aides told Jewish leaders on a conference call today that the United States will boycott the United Nations' World Conference on Racism ov...

Obama On LGBT Issues: Reverses US Position At UN Conference

UN Dispatch | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In late December the United Nations General Assembly held a symbolic vote on a statement calling for the universal decriminalization of homosexuality....