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March 19, 2003

The War Against America

Hon. Andrew Thomson was a minister in the Australian government under Prime Minister John Howard and now practices law in Washington D.C. has clarity of vision we could all benefit from. He writes in FrontPageMag
The world is not unipolar. It is split. The split is real, and it is dangerous. It will not go away. Obsolescent institutions built on obsolescent notions of post-1970s international law--such as the United Nations, which is now a theme park for anti-American hatred--cannot cope with the modern reality of non-state actors and their ability to deliver destruction. Terrorist actors attack people with explosive devices; NGO actors attack democratic government with propaganda. Rather than preventing such attacks, multilateral institutions have begun fostering them. MORE