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The Treaty to Block Parental Rights - CRPD
The Brenner Brief ^ | December 5, 2012 | Amanda Melson

Posted on 12/07/2012 2:22:08 PM PST by GreenEyedGal

Yesterday the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) failed to reach the two-thirds majority needed to ratify the treaty. The White House expressed its dissatisfaction saying, in part, “We are disappointed that the overwhelming majority of Senate Republicans today blocked the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, which would enshrine American standards that have been developed through decades of bipartisan cooperation.”

The treaty is an international human rights instrument of the United Nations to protect individuals with disabilities. Parties are bound Under the Convention to ensure that disabled people enjoy the same human rights as their counterparts without disabilities, and full equality under the law.

(Excerpt) Read more at amandakmelson.wordpress.com ...


TOPICS: Government; Politics; Society
KEYWORDS: children; crpd; disabilities; johnkerry; johnmccain; parentalrights; parents; treaties; treaty; un; unitednations; unitedstates

1 posted on 12/07/2012 2:22:14 PM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: GreenEyedGal

Just one question... are you classy?


2 posted on 12/07/2012 2:23:11 PM PST by Tijeras_Slim
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To: GreenEyedGal

They must have had a damn good reason.


3 posted on 12/07/2012 2:32:29 PM PST by TribalPrincess2U (0bama's agenda—Divide and conquer. FREEDOM OR FREE STUFF- YOU GET ONE CHOICE, CHOOSE WISELY)
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To: GreenEyedGal

When’s the U.N. treaty up for vote that requires all conservatives in the United States be sent to re-indoctrination camps and those not complying will be executed by firing squad.. You know, the treaty that EVERYONE supports called “Save the Cuddly Puppies and Furry Kittens Treaty”?


4 posted on 12/07/2012 2:37:58 PM PST by Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America (IMPEACH OBAMA)
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To: Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America

I’m sure there’s an executive order already written and ready for that. They’re just waiting for the right “crisis”. Never let a crisis go to waste! /sarc


5 posted on 12/07/2012 2:45:36 PM PST by ConjunctionJunction
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To: TribalPrincess2U

Did you even read the article?


6 posted on 12/07/2012 4:28:30 PM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: TribalPrincess2U

This sh*t was what I was reading about in early 2008 that scared the hell outta me about Bath-House Barry.

Also part of the Global Tax is the Convention on the Child, which may just take parental rights away—your child would become a “ward of the U.N.”—this “disability” sh*t is merely one of the first steps in losing our sovereignty.

Peruse this and then let others know-—including your stinkin’ congresscritters!

snip—”The Millennium Declaration also affirms the U.N. as “the indispensable common house of the entire human family, through which we will seek to realize our universal aspirations for peace, cooperation and development.”

http://www.conservativetruth.org/article.php?id=268


7 posted on 12/07/2012 5:00:44 PM PST by Mortrey (Impeach President Soros)
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To: GreenEyedGal

Given the track record of the administration, they probably want to follow in the path of the national socialists, by identifying, sterilizing, then exterminating, children they deem “defective”.

http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/disabled.html

“In October 1939, Hitler himself initiated a decree which empowered physicians to grant a “mercy death” to “patients considered incurable according to the best available human judgment of their state of health.” The intent of the so-called “euthanasia” program, however, was not to relieve the suffering of the chronically ill.

“The Nazi regime used the term as a euphemism: its aim was to exterminate the mentally ill and the handicapped, thus (eliminating) persons considered genetically defective and a financial burden to society.”


8 posted on 12/07/2012 5:40:16 PM PST by yefragetuwrabrumuy (Pennies and Nickels will NO LONGER be Minted as of 1/1/13 - Tim Geithner, US Treasury Sect)
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To: Mortrey

Yep!


9 posted on 12/07/2012 6:52:33 PM PST by TribalPrincess2U (0bama's agenda—Divide and conquer. FREEDOM OR FREE STUFF- YOU GET ONE CHOICE, CHOOSE WISELY)
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To: GreenEyedGal

overwhelming majority of Senate Republicans today blocked the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, which would enshrine American standards that have been developed through decades of bipartisan cooperation.”

Nuff said


10 posted on 12/07/2012 6:54:05 PM PST by TribalPrincess2U (0bama's agenda—Divide and conquer. FREEDOM OR FREE STUFF- YOU GET ONE CHOICE, CHOOSE WISELY)
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To: Tijeras_Slim

Classy enough not to read a serious blog and ask a totally unrelated, stupid question.


11 posted on 12/07/2012 9:14:45 PM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: TribalPrincess2U
No, not “nuff said.”

John Kerry was on Hardball Wednesday night, claiming two Republicans voted “yes” on the floor and changed their vote because of “what was going on” (whatever that means). Additionally, he claims that other Republicans have said once they're out of the lame duck session and past the “fiscal cliff” they'll vote in favor of it. He expects it to be passed within three months of the new Congress being sworn in.

This fight ain't over “Princess”.

12 posted on 12/07/2012 10:36:12 PM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: GreenEyedGal

I’m sorry to see Ayotte voting with the McCain/Graham/Collins/Lugar wing on this.


13 posted on 12/07/2012 10:50:04 PM PST by 9YearLurker
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To: 9YearLurker

Me, too. Thought she was different. Guess I was wrong.

Another conservative who’s starting to really disappoint me is Marco Rubio. Do they forget why they were elected or do their handlers drive the conservatism out of them?


14 posted on 12/08/2012 12:09:20 AM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: GreenEyedGal

I suspect it’s in part that they aren’t as conservative as they pretend to be, in part that their handlers/leadership pounds it out of them, and in part that Washington corrupts them. Too soon for that last one in these cases, however.

I think they’re both strikingly ambitious and from ‘purple’ states. Rubio has always struck me as posturing to get ahead: he only really looked conservative compared to Crist and through some of his rhetoric. E.g., he’s severely pro-amnesty. Ayotte doesn’t seem affected by her handlers on this, but rather probably not that conservative and playing to her home state.

Sigh.


15 posted on 12/08/2012 3:01:04 AM PST by 9YearLurker
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To: GreenEyedGal
The White House expressed its dissatisfaction...

Not too long ago, we were outraged that a SCOTUS member said that it was proper to look at international and other countries laws when rendering decisions "on our Constitution". Now we have an idiot in the WH that feels the exact same way and isn't afraid to express it. We are in some deep doo-doo.

16 posted on 12/08/2012 4:11:57 AM PST by trebb (Allies no longer trust us. Enemies no longer fear us.)
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To: GreenEyedGal

I don’t watch hardball. And I wouldn’t believe kerry on anything.


17 posted on 12/08/2012 8:17:56 AM PST by TribalPrincess2U (0bama's agenda—Divide and conquer. FREEDOM OR FREE STUFF- YOU GET ONE CHOICE, CHOOSE WISELY)
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To: TribalPrincess2U

I don’t watch Hardball either. I watched the clip so I could write a follow up to this article, which will hopefully be posted some time today. They’re not going to quit. As I said in my follow-up, it’s what they do.

Conservatives think they won the war and they walk away. Progressives know this was just a minor skirmish and they take to the airwaves to demonize anyone who doesn’t go along with their agenda. Conservatives remain silent because they think they won. Then the leftists come back and present the same legislation or treaty and the narrative has already been set from the last little battle and the fact that no one bothered to educate the public about the truth of the matter. And guess what? The supposed conservatives cave in and do what the democrats want. And guess who really wins the war?

You have good reason not to believe Kerry. He’s a liar. And I proved it in my follow-up article. But when he says they’re going to push it through anyway, you can take that to the bank! That’s why it’s imperative we stay on our senators and insist they not pass this treaty.


18 posted on 12/08/2012 2:20:37 PM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: trebb

Yes, we are. And I don’t know how we can get out of it. Wiser minds than mine will have to figure that one out. And I hope they do so quickly. I’ll gladly assist in whatever is needed to rescue my country. Just give me a job to do.


19 posted on 12/08/2012 2:20:43 PM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: GreenEyedGal

Somewhat obscure FReeper lore related to your name.


20 posted on 12/08/2012 2:28:47 PM PST by Tijeras_Slim
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To: Tijeras_Slim

What lore is that?


21 posted on 12/08/2012 2:35:27 PM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: Tijeras_Slim; GreenEyedGal
Good evening.

Somewhat obscure FReeper lore related to your name.

I see the connection. Welcome to FR GreenEyed. We here are a cynical bunch.

5.56mm

22 posted on 12/08/2012 2:36:46 PM PST by M Kehoe
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To: GreenEyedGal

The bob dole theatrics also demonstrated his loss was EARNED.


23 posted on 12/08/2012 2:38:18 PM PST by longtermmemmory (VOTE! http://www.senate.gov and http://www.house.gov)
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To: GreenEyedGal

Around 2000 there was a poster named Classygreeneyedblonde, who’s replies were rainbow colored. “She” had a smoking hot picture on “her” profile page, and got a number of FReeper guys stirred up. Turns out “she” was a “he”, which led to a number of red-faced fellows.

A bit of FR old timer humor, no reflection on the quality of your article.


24 posted on 12/08/2012 2:39:17 PM PST by Tijeras_Slim
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To: GreenEyedGal

I agree, whole-heartedly.


25 posted on 12/08/2012 3:41:00 PM PST by TribalPrincess2U (0bama's agenda—Divide and conquer. FREEDOM OR FREE STUFF- YOU GET ONE CHOICE, CHOOSE WISELY)
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To: Tijeras_Slim

Well, I can affirm I am NOT your Classygreeneyedblonde, although I am green-eyed and I do lighten my hair a bit. I used to be attractive enough, but children and years have taken their toll, so I’m just so-so (there’s a pic on my blog). And my replies won’t be rainbow colored.

I’m just looking to save the country! (As if I could! But hey, a gal can dream, can’t she?)

I apologize for my snippiness. I can be a bit feisty, but my bark is much worse than my bite. :)


26 posted on 12/08/2012 4:16:11 PM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: longtermmemmory

My thoughts exactly! Bob Dole says Bob Dole isn’t much of a conservative.


27 posted on 12/08/2012 4:16:18 PM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: M Kehoe

Thank you for the welcome :)
I’ve put up another post. Hope you’ll read it.


28 posted on 12/08/2012 4:16:33 PM PST by GreenEyedGal
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To: GreenEyedGal

Just a bit of funnin’... We’re a lively bunch, and some of us have been here going on 14-15 years, so there’s a history and culture that’s developed.

I think you’ll do just fine FRiend, and welcome.


29 posted on 12/08/2012 6:42:10 PM PST by Tijeras_Slim
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