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A UN Parliament For “Democratic Deficit”

by | 23rd, April 2007

SHOULD the voice of the “people in global affairs” be heard? Is it time for One World Government?

DIZZY writes of “a truly remarkable development in the world of global politics has been reported in this morning’s Independent. Apparently, there are moves to try and create an elected UN Parliament in order to address what is called the ‘democratic deficit’ in global affairs.

The conspiracy theorists who fear One World Government will obviously be rather pleased with themselves at this news, however if it did come to fruition it would be a very worrying trend towards the end of the nation state. An Israeli peace campaigner called Shimri Zameret is quoted saying,

‘On Iraq, Afghanistan and Palestine, it is time to hear the voice of the people in global affairs and not just the national governments.’

Do you think, just maybe, he’s a left wing anti-war campaigner who dislikes George Bush? Apparently Anita Roddick is also involved in the move so it’s pretty obvious what the angle is. The group of politicians and celebrity campaigners have drawn up

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