By Nancy K. Matthis | Tuesday, March 21st, 2006 at 2:32 am
As American citizens, we provide most of the funding to maintain the United Nations, an organization whose main endeavor seems to be the progressive destruction of our liberty. In a series of related initiatives, the UN seeks to
- supercede our system of justice,
- disarm American citizens,
- and subject us to global taxation as a means to redistribute our wealth to the rest of the world.
The issue of global taxation has been addressed by Frank Gaffney, President of the Center for Security Policy.
What If There Were an International IRS?
by Frank Gaffney, Jr.
While American leaders have been preoccupied with sectarian strife in Iraq, the rising threat from Iran, the controversy over having the United Arab Emirates run U.S. port facilities, and plummeting public confidence in both parties, another ominous danger has been gathering: international schemes for â€œinnovative sources of financingâ€ â€” a euphemism for global taxes.
Unless prompt action is taken by Washington, it is a safe bet that such initiatives will become a widely employed means of imposing burdensome levies on American citizens and businesses. â€œGlobotaxesâ€ will enable the United Nations to fund activities, operations, and priorities â€” including, in all likelihood, many our government and taxpayers would otherwise oppose.
No less insidious will be the effect on our sovereignty. Advocates of such international tax schemes make no secret of their ambition to redistribute wealth and to advance their longstanding goal of world government….
You can read all of this article at the National Review Online.
Nancy Matthis is the publisher and executive editor of the weblog format news magazine and multimedia outlet American Daughter Media Center.
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