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Tad Daley

Global Crises

'A tragic illusion': did the atom bomb make the UN obsolete three weeks after its birth?

The United Nations has done a great deal of good in its 75 years. But it has not abolished war, nor has it eliminated eternal arms races between major powers.

Washington Politics

An army of humanity to fight crimes against humanity

The United Nations needs soldiers of its own — to put a stop to genocide and crimes against humanity when national governments are unwilling to dispatch their own forces to do so.