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US v. UN: Has International Trust Gone Bust?
Last Aired: 2/14/2005

The United States sidestepped the United Nations in its decision to invade Iraq, distanced itself from some international treaties, and threatened to cut financial contributions to the world body. As the last remaining superpower, this country is in a position to wield enormous global influence without processing decisions through the uncertain complexities of the United Nations. But should we? World
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Margot's Farewell
Thanks to all our listeners and guests who, over nine years, helped us begin a national conversation on the powers and limits of government, the relevance of our constitution, and the meaning of democracy. Thanks to Annenberg and NPR and, on a personal note, I also owe a debt to the two people who taught me political theory many years ago: Jack Schaar and Sheldon Wolin. –Margot Adler
 
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