How powerful do you think is the UNO ( United Nations Organization) in the contemporary world ?
Not very powerful compared with a lot of Nation States. It's main use seems to be to embarrass nations into going along with majority decisions, but even that doesn't work very effectively. For example, Japan's persistence in catching (and eating) whales for 'scientific' research. It would seem that the Green Peace vessels carry more clout in this area.
The USA, Soviet Russia, China - all the bigger and more powerful countries just carry on their own merry way. They don't seem to give a damn what the remainder of the world thinks. The UNO is an attempt at democratic world rule but there is so much shenanigans going on that it'll be a long time before anyone in power-politics takes it seriously.
Good reply, Tusitala Tom. I also agree with you. They are only for namesake. Can't take any decisions nor prevent any crimes. Much leg pulling is there in between the three major power holders.
by Wesman Todd Shaw5 years ago
Are The CIA and the United Nations Behind The Recent US Massacres?My thoughts are the CIA, Mossad, and other globalist organizations are absolutely behind the massacres of United States Civilians...and towards their own...
by Cassie Smith5 years ago
Isn't it time to reduce our financial support of the UN?If we still haven't given them our dues, I think they should take the hint and kick us out of the organization and move their headquarters out of New York...
by Thomas Byers5 years ago
The Palestinian Authority is expected to win an upgrade of its observer status at the United Nations on Thursday from "entity" to "non-member state," which would amount to implicit U.N. recognition...
by sannyasinman8 years ago
The airport in the capital, Port-au-Prince, is now an American military base and relief flights have been re-routed to the Dominican Republic. All flights stopped for three hours for the arrival of Hillary Clinton....
by andrew savage5 years ago
When do you think that the United Nations became a federation?
by Ryan Miller5 years ago
The United States have been active member of the United Nations since its inception in 1945. However history provides examples of anti-UN sentiment that have arisen throughout the US and beyond; the stalemate of the...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.