And the Chutzpah Award for Shameless Henchmen goes to….
It's a four-way tie among four of the top human rights abusers in the world.
Stranger than fiction, but true, unfortunately.
But what else can one expect at the United Nations?
Beyond metaphors and analogies. Pure absurdity, especially in the case of Castrogonia, which depends on Canadian tourists for its survival.
Cuba, Iran, Belarus, Russia call for inquiry into violence against aboriginal women in Canada
Cuba, Iran, Belarus and Russia used a United Nations body Thursday to criticize Canada’s human-rights record, as the Canadian envoy rejected calls to develop a comprehensive national review to end violence against aboriginal women.
Canada was responding Thursday to the UN Human Rights Council, which is conducting its Universal Period Review of Canada’s rights record, on a wide range of issues from poverty, immigration, prostitution and the criminal justice system....
Canada’s ambassador to the UN in Geneva, Elissa Golberg, offered a brief rebuttal to Belarus, but did not engage directly with the other countries that criticized Canada.
“Canada is proud of its human-rights record, and our peaceful and diverse society,” Golberg told the one-hour session.