Re: World Service Authority

Source (burns@mars.infogo.com)
Sat, 18 May 1996 10:27:05 -0500 (CDT)


Regarding the message sent below, the home page listed with
the WSA is associated with the United Nations. Is this a joke?

On Wed, 8 May 1996, Clarissa V. Rogers wrote:
> ref> S269 National ID cards>
> PROPOSED BILL VIOLATES HUMAN RIGHTS INTERNATIONAL LAW
>
> A proposed law pending before the U.S. Congress violates the
> Universal Declaration of Human Rights, ratified by all members of the
> United Nations in 1948. The International mandate was written by Elenanor
> Roosevelt, a stauch supporter of Human Rights and privacy.
> Article 12 of the Declaration states: " No one shall be subjected to
> arbitrary interference with his privacy, family, home or correspondence,
> everyone has the right to the protection of the law against such interference
> or attacks."
> A new movement is taking shape inside the U.S. Some Americans are
> renouncing their U.S. citizenship, while remaining on U.S. soil, and declaring
> themselves World Citizens, registered with the World Service Authority in
> Washington, D.C. The WSA was founded in 1954 by Gary Davis, and seeks to
> force nation-states to abide by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by
> issuing World Citizens passports, birth and marriage certificates, and other
> documents, as authorized by the Declarations.
> By registering with the World Service Authority American nationals can
> remain resident in the United States, a birth right, and as World Citizens,
> there is no Nation-State that they could be sent to, even if the U.S.
> government sought to deport them as aliens. Residents of Taiwan are
> registering with WSA by the thousands after recent threats by mainland
> China to nullify their nationality.
>
> WORLD SERVICE AUTHORITY HOME PAGE : http://www.together.org/orgs/wcw/
> Compuserve e-mail 76507,2343
> A WSA citizen fee is $20.00
A WSA passport is $35 (only issued to world citizens)
> A WSA International Resident Permit is $5.00
>
> WORLD SERVICE AUTHORITY
> 1012 14TH ST NW SUITE 1106
> WASHINGTON, DC 20005 USA
> TELE 202 638-2662
> FAX 202 638-0638
>
> anyone opposed to the present state of affairs in the United States should
> inquire about registering with WSA.
> --
> clarissa id815@cleveland.freenet.edu
> df373@freenet.carleton.edu
> 161 Dartmouth St. Rochester, NY 14607