In honor of the "World's last great hope for peace," or whatever, I'd like to bring some honor to the United Nations in the name of those whom the United Nations has been a great hope for peace. People like this:
25 million victims of Stalin's gulags
Up to 50 million victims of Mao's "Cultural Revolution."
Up to 5 million victims of Ho Chi Minh's collectivization.
Up to 2 million victims of Pol Pot's Maoist regime.
300,000 victims of Idi Amin.
Four million victims (and counting) of Sudan's civil war.
800,000 victims in the Rwandan genocide. Rwanda was, after all, abandoned by the U.N. just as things got "hot" there.
Up to 2 million victims of starvation in North Korea.
Hundreds of millions of victims of abortion, encouraged and endorsed by United Nations population control initiatives.
....and quite a bit more. Yes, happy birthday to the world's last great hope for.....
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