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Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs

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Listen to events at Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Speakers and interviewees include distinguished authors, government and UN officials, economists, policymakers, and businesspeople. Topics range from the ethics of war and peace, to the place of religion in politics, to issues at the forefront of global social justice. To learn more about our work and to explore a wealth of related resources, please visit our website at http://www.carnegiecouncil.org.

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Debate--The United Nations: Still Relevant After All These Years?

June 12th, 2006

Episode 18 of 1253 episodes

Is the UN I for irrelevant, or I for indispensable, as Shashi Tharoor would have it? While conceding that the UN is relevant, Ruth Wedgwood argues that competing multilaterals should also play a role in solving the world's problems. This witty but always deeply serious debate will give both sides of the argument food for thought.

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