The U.N.`s authority is one of those ineffable mystical mysteries. The U.N. is regarded by so many Americans as neither moral nor authoritative--and why American leaders of both political parties reject U.N. attempts to control American actions. And indeed, when we talk about U.N. authority, it is U.N. authority over America that we always seem to have in mind. The U.N. is the stated topic, but it is American power that is the real subject of concern.
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