Michael Ignatieff, ed. American Exceptionalism and Human Rights. 2005. This myth has produced three deeply crippling national behaviors:
1) US exempts itself from provisions of international law conventions and treaties by reservation, nonratification, or noncompliance;
2) double standards US judges itself and its friends by more permissive criteria than it does its enemies;
3) legal isolation: US courts disregard international rulings and standards, e.g. European Court of Human Rights.
Operation Iraqi Children
Supports the efforts of American soldiers to assist Iraqi children. School supply kit program, forum, and media center.
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