‘This is a joke, right?’ Look who the United Nations just put on a Human Rights Council panel (Hint: ‘Orwell laughs’) Posted at 1:04 pm on April 4, 2020 by Doug P. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter April Fools Day was Wednesday, but a story has come to light that sparked a question just in case:This is a joke, right?— CaliforniaScreaming (@MzHelaine) April 3, 2020 Sadly, no, this isn’t a joke, and it comes with a beverage warning: BREAKING: #China joins U.N. Human Rights Council panel, where it will help select next world monitors on freedom of speech, enforced disappearances, arbitrary detention—and on health. @hillelneuer: "It's like making a pyromaniac into the town fire chief."https://t.co/E2vYfYcNcD pic.twitter.com/1UkF5T4MHU— UN Watch (@UNWatch) April 3, 2020And yet the U.N. leadership are baffled as to why they’re viewed with derision by so many people? China has been appointed to an elite United Nations human rights group despite the country's routine abuse of human rights, stifling of free speech, and imprisonment of dissidents.. #Outrageous https://t.co/UXUUT4hDo4— Richard James (@skisidjames) April 3, 2020And China, which 'disappears' doctors and forces #Uighurs into concentration camps, has just been appointed to the Consultative Group of the United Nations Human Rights Council, which monitors freedom of speech, arbitrary detention and.. 'disappearances'. https://t.co/Y9w3JGCCyS— Adrian Hilton (@Adrian_Hilton) April 4, 2020The UN sucks – again— Glenn Amurgis (@gamurgis) April 4, 2020The inmates are running the asylum. https://t.co/b4GoAseZg4— Undoomed (@Undoomed) April 4, 2020April fool's day was yesterday! The most dishonest regime monitoring on freedom of speech????— Nahid Ghani (@NahidGhn) April 3, 2020Orwell laughs https://t.co/zzHVfpUhS0— Mo-rantined (@molratty) April 4, 2020We are living in a Monty Python film. https://t.co/mZAzYYqGXp— In Lockdown Caracal ?? (@ConCaracal) April 4, 2020Just when you thought the UN Human Rights Council could not get any more depraved, it proves me wrong. https://t.co/pNwcctoEHa— David Vance (@DVATW) April 4, 2020After all this is over and we're reevaluating everything, let's figure out why we're in such a corrupt and dangerous organization, and why we allow it to fester in our country (This tweet dedicated to the million Uyghur Muslims in Chinese concentration camps) https://t.co/QvmHjiNqSy— Cameron Gray @ Home til June 10th (@Cameron_Gray) April 4, 2020 Trending Journo lists things 'Trump's un-American regime' did and what 'journalists never expect' Jesse Kelly has thoughts on Michelle Obama's concern about family being racially profiled by police The U.N. has been covering themselves in as much glory as the mainstream media lately. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Tags: ChinacoronavirusCOVID-19United Nations recent stories US News ‘Seriously amazing’: Jesse Kelly has thoughts on Michelle Obama’s concern about family being racially profiled by police Media Brian Stelter’s attempted swipe at Fox News spotlights CNN & MSNBC obsession with Liz Cheney story Social Media Josh Hawley has a new book taking on the tech titans and he…promotes it where…???