02 August '10
Last week, The Daily Caller commented on Susan Rice's record as the US Ambassador to the UN. Actually, Rice is more noted for her lack of a record at the UN. The Daily Caller notes that
a study released by the uber-serious non-profit group Security Council Report suggests that the past year has been the most inactive Security Council since 1991. Rice missed crucial negotiations on Iran's continued enrichment of uranium, she failed to speak out when Iran was elected to the Commission on the Status of Women and three other UN Committees, she failed to call-out Libya when they were elected to the UN's Human Rights Council, she recently delivered an Iran sanctions resolution with the least support Iran resolutions have ever had and she called her one and only press conference with the UN Secretary General on the issue of texting while driving. For an administration that promised to utilize the UN and improve our reputation around the world, its dinner party circuit strategy isn't making America more secure.
But all is not lost. As it turns out, Susan Rice did find an issue to take a stand on.
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