So! Does that mean they have the power or the means to follow through with their "definition". I DON'T THINK SO!!
You must think America is a small fish in the UN's big pond ..?? Well .. I don't believe that for a moment and it's the UN that is just a small speck in a large barrel of dung.
Have you heard of the LOST treaty that was defeated in the Reagan administration, defeated again last year? It is being brought up again pushed by senator Lugar. It includes a global tax efectively. Henry Lamb's last article quoted our new secretary of state wanting it passed and Bush has said he would like to see it passed.
You may want to stick your head in the sand while the UN trys to pass aglobal tax, but I for one won't.
As Oil-For-Food investigation widens it starts to appear that OFF is a small fish in the slimy sewer of corruption that is the UN. This is the UNs Waterloo. It and the rat party are both going down.
The US has been implementing a lot of UN dictates through the bureaucracy, especially under Clinton, whether the Congress approved the UN treaties or not.