TITLE

The Opportunity

PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
New Republic;3/13/2006, Vol. 234 Issue 9, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the United States and the international community has the opportunity to intervene in the genocide in Darfur, Sudan, if they would only take advantage of it. The U.S. cites poor support from congress, voters and the Sudanese government when explaining why it has not yet intervened. U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, John Bolton, is urging action. The authors support intervention in Darfur.
ACCESSION #
19984150

 

Related Articles

  • Words Fail. Loewenstein, Andrew B. // New Republic;5/15/2006, Vol. 234 Issue 18, p14 

    The article reports that the United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Darfur excused the international community from intervening in the Darfur atrocities by failing to characterize them as genocide. Testimony from survivors attest to the fact that the actions of the Janjaweed and the Sudanese...

  • america. Stephen, Andrew // New Statesman;3/14/2005, Vol. 134 Issue 4731, p14 

    Profiles John R. Bolton, nominated as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. Details of Bolton's career in U.S. politics and in the administration of President George W. Bush; Criticism for Bolton's political and social views; Comments of Bolton on the influence of the U.S. on world...

  • Ruffling Feathers. Hirsh, Michael; Wolffe, Richard; Conant, Eve; Barry, John // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);3/21/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 145 Issue 12, p25 

    The article discusses John Bolton, America's next ambassador to the United Nations. Bolton, a fiery libertarian, did not particularly want the job. He has spent much of his career blasting the United Nations in public, calling it an example of global government gone wild. Bolton will no doubt...

  • Ruffling Feathers. Hirsh, Michael; Wolffe, Richard; Conant, Eve; Barry, John // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);3/21/2005 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 145 Issue 12, p29 

    The article discusses John Bolton, America's next ambassador to the United Nations. Bolton, a fiery libertarian, did not particularly want the job. He has spent much of his career blasting the United Nations in public, calling it an example of global government gone wild. Bolton will no doubt...

  • Ruffling Feathers. Hirsh, Michael; Wolffe, Richard; Conant, Eve; Barry, John // Newsweek;3/21/2005, Vol. 145 Issue 12, p32 

    The article discusses John Bolton, America's next ambassador to the United Nations. Bolton, a fiery libertarian, did not particularly want the job. He has spent much of his career blasting the United Nations in public, calling it an example of global government gone wild. Bolton will no doubt...

  • Americans on the Crisis in Sudan: July 20, 2004. Kull, Steven; Ramsay, Clay; Subias, Stefan; Weber, Stephen; Lewis, Evan // World Public Opinion Poll - Region United States & Canada;2004, p1 

    The article presents the findings of a poll over the conflict between local black Africans and the central government in the province of Darfur, Sudan. The survey which was conducted by the Program on International Policy Attitudes (PIPA) and Knowledge Networks Inc., was participated by 892...

  • Again, Part II.  // New Republic;6/19/2006, Vol. 234 Issue 23, p8 

    The article focuses on the failure of the West to respond adequately to genocide in the Darfur region of Sudan. Broken promises between the Sudan government and the United Nations from 2003 through 2006. The difficulty of negotiating with the Janjaweed militia is discussed.

  • To See Ourselves As Others…. Williams, Ian // World Today;Jan2008, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p16 

    The article reviews the book "Surrender Is Not an Option: Defending America at the United Nations and Abroad," by John Bolton.

  • Bye-Bye To Bolton? Hosenball, Mark // Newsweek;11/20/2006, Vol. 148 Issue 21, p12 

    The article discusses John Bolton, who is currently serving a recess appointment in 2006 as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. Bolton was given the appointment by President Bush after GOP moderates and Democrats blocked his senate confirmation. The article discusses Zalmay Khalilzad, U.S....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics