Global Parliament

Some articles on parliament, global:

United Nations Parliamentary Assembly - Powers
... Law Policy Journal notes that precedents for this idea include the British Parliament, French Estates-General, U.S ... van Boven, who said, "A more democratic United Nations as envisaged by the campaign for a UN Parliament will strengthen the legitimacy of We the peoples of the United Nations in whose name ... the next few years, we must change the basic structure of our global community from the present anarchic system of war and ever more destructive weaponry to a new system governed by a ...

Famous quotes containing the words parliament and/or global:

    What is the historical function of Parliament in this country? It is to prevent the Government from governing.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)

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