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American Influence In Culture, Science And Education Takes A Hit

AP | THOMAS ADAMSON | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

PARIS — PARIS (AP) — American influence in culture, science and education around the world took a high-profile blow Friday after the U.S. auto...

UNESCO Pleads With U.S. To Revoke Funding Cut

AP | Posted 01.02.2012 | World

PARIS — The head of UNESCO is pleading with the U.S. to reinstate funding cut off after the agency granted membership to Palestine. Director-Ge...

"I Am Still Daddy": U.S. to UNESCO, But Is the World Listening?

Sandip Roy | Posted 01.01.2012 | Politics
Sandip Roy

America's pique is not surprising. And Obama probably had no easy way out. But the real message it was sending UNESCO, Palestine and the 107 countries that voted for the UNESCO membership was the alacrity with which it took that decision.