Fmr. U.S. Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power unpacks the sources of American isolation brought about by the Trump admin. and what the stakes are for democracy in the U.S. Listen to her discuss with Chris Hayes on #WITHPod :
The UN tax committee is considering new language in its model tax treaty that could result in digital companies paying more taxes in countries where their customers are located even if those companies don't have physical locations there. @danieldbunn
#UPDATE : Libya's two warring factions signed a "permanent " ceasefire agreement after five days of talks at the UN, which hailed the deal as historic following years of bloodshed. The US also welcomed the agreement and urged foreign fighters to leave
President of the UN General Assembly Volkan Bozkir says on Oct. 23, 2020 in a statement that he is saddened by New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's refusal to meet him.
In Sudan, malaria has reached epidemic levels after the unprecedented floods left stagnant water pools providing more breeding sites for mosquitoes. UN & partners have distributed emergency treatment kits to serve up to 2.7 million people.
N. un reportedly'>Korea Dictator Kim Jong-un Reportedly Dead After Botched Heart Surgery
"I want to hear your voice... No matter who you are, where you’re from, your skin colour, gender identity: speak yourself.” We ? 's inspiring message to young people around the world at the UN General Assembly. #GenUnlimited #UNGA #ENDviolence #Youth2030
Why would un'>Kim Jong-un insult me by calling me "old," when I would NEVER call him "short and fat?" Oh well, I try so hard to be his friend - and maybe someday that will happen!
Michelle and I are thinking of the victims and their families in Barcelona. Americans will always stand with our Spanish friends. Un abrazo.
"You have stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words," climate activist unberg'>Greta Thunberg tells the UN. "We are in the beginning of a mass extinction and all you can talk about is money and fairy tales of eternal economic growth. How dare you."
Italy has banned weddings and funerals for 16 million people. Japan has closed schools for a month. France and Iraq have banned public gatherings. The U.N. has canceled all physical meetings to address climate change. Americans are uncertain what to do about Coachella.