At U.N., Trump Hides Behind ‘Sovereignty’ to Shield His Administration From Scrutiny

Published: 19/09/2017
At U.N., Trump Hides Behind ‘Sovereignty’ to Shield His Administration From Scrutiny
Source: WWW.ACLU.ORG

Trump mentioned “sovereignty” 21 times at the UN today. Here’s what he was getting at. This morning, in his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly, President Trump deployed a transparent and familiar tactic to justify a shameful record: an appeal to national sovereignty over human rights. In his address, Trump mentioned “sovereignty” 21 times. That’s in contrast to a single reference

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