How Outraged are you?

I am outraged. The Senate of the United States of America failed to pass a treaty that would have recognized the human rights of people with disabilities.  ARE YOU KIDDING ME?  The U.S. Senate?  Republican opposed the UN Conventions on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities because it “threatened US Sovereignty and those who home…Read more »

It’s a Small World after All

The other day several friends were reminiscing about the first time we saw the Disneyland ride “It’s a Small World”. Some of us saw it a Disneyland. Others at the 1964 World’s Fair. Younger friends saw it at Disney World in Florida.  But it touched a chord in all of us. It appeared first at…Read more »

UN Ambassador meets with Gilad’s Dad

Sent: Wednesday, September 07, 2011 4:54 PM To: USUN, PRESS Subject: Statement by Ambassador Susan E. Rice, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, on Her Meeting with Noam Shalit, September 7, 2011   United States Mission to the United Nations Office of Press and Public Diplomacy 799 United Nations Plaza New York, NY 10017             (212) 415-4050       http://www.usun.state.gov…Read more »