Tag Archives: self determination

Darryl Perry: Recognizing the Right of Self-Determination

Email from Boston Tea Party national committee chair Darryl Perry to IPR:

With the representatives of the Palestinian territory pressuring the United Nations for full recognition, questions have been raised about the future of Israel. Some argue that U.N. recognition of a Palestinian State will cause the demise of Israel. However, 127 U.N.… Read more ...

Boston Tea Party Resolution of Support for the People of Tunisia & Egypt

Emailed to contact.ipr@gmail.com:

On February 4, 2011 the Boston Tea Party National Committee passed a resolution of support for the Tunisian and Egyptian people by a vote of 4-0 (with 3 not voting).

Whereas all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights, and
Whereas all human beings have unalienable rights to life, liberty & pursuit of happiness, and
Whereas it is the right of the people to alter or to abolish any government that violates these basic rights, and
Whereas it is the right of the people to institute a new form of government, therefore

Be it resolved, the Boston Tea Party National Committee expresses support for the people of Tunisia and Egypt, and
Be it resolved, the Boston Tea Party National Committee supports the rights of all peoples wishing to alter or abolish their present form of government.

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