Buttle's World

19 July, 2009

When Systemic Corruption Meets Fantasy

Filed under: Posts — clgood @ 8:44

Here’s your eye-roller of the day.

Human Rights Deputy Director Craig Mokhiber lamented that even the utopian ideal the United Nations was formed around was considered, by some, science fiction. “We look at it in a different way,” Mokhiber explained. “It’s true that we are an idealistic organization… but we are focused on international law and diplomacy to settle disputes. We don’t see it as utopian, we see it as the only reasonable alternative to what inevitably would be a horrific dystopian society.”

Go on. Pull the other one.

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