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1 Dark_Falcon  Tue, Jan 29, 2013 5:21:10pm

If the UN attempts to move against the US for our use of drones, then America should make clear it will reply by ceasing all funding the UN. And if the UN refuses to back off after that, then it can find a new place for its headquarters. We’re paying their bills, so we have right to expect docility.

2 EPR-radar  Tue, Jan 29, 2013 5:28:29pm

re: #1 Dark_Falcon

If the UN attempts to move against the US for our use of drones, then America should make clear it will reply by ceasing all funding the UN. And if the UN refuses to back off after that, then it can find a new place for its headquarters. We’re paying their bills, so we have right to expect docility.

So the UN exists merely to rubber stamp US global military hegemony? This was the state of affairs right after WWII, but it is an increasingly unrealistic model over time.

If nothing else, we simply cannot afford it.

3 Dark_Falcon  Tue, Jan 29, 2013 7:50:14pm

re: #2 EPR-radar

So the UN exists merely to rubber stamp US global military hegemony? This was the state of affairs right after WWII, but it is an increasingly unrealistic model over time.

If nothing else, we simply cannot afford it.

No, but we shouldn’t funding the UN if it is going to against us in such a way.

4 hellosnackbar  Tue, Jan 29, 2013 11:13:34pm

Drones are very much here to stay.
As surveillance gets more accurate then Islamists will suffer more.
Hopefully they will realise that imaginary Allah is just that?


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