Richard Branson just posted an embargoed document from the UN Office on Drugs and Crime that urges governments to ease off on the prosecution and imprisonment of drug users.
In his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly in more than a decade, the Russian president proposed an anti-ISIS alliance "similar to the anti-Hitler" coalition.
Ahead of this year's memorial event, we visited the town where Bosnian Serb forces killed 8,000 Muslim men and boys in 1995.
Sound like an incongruous scene? Well now imagine Akon performing in a big plastic ball.
Global elites are still hesitant to go all-in on averting disaster.
Especially not the UN or the Japanese government.
So much ignorance, so many platitudes – so long, War on Drugs.
The "Geneva II" conference hasn't got off to the most encouraging of starts.