Dr. Shimon Samuels

Dr. Shimon Samuels served as Deputy Director of the Leonard Davis Institute. He then was appointed European Director of the Anti-Defamation League and later became Israel Director of the American Jewish Committee. He is the Director for International Liaison of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and also serves as Honorary President of the Europe-Israel Forum.

Publications by Dr. Shimon Samuels

With a Clenched Fist and an Outstretched Arm: Antisemitism, Globalization, and the NGO Challenge in the International Arena

"With a Clenched Fist and an Outstretched Arm: Antisemitism, Globalization, and the NGO Challenge in the International Arena" is based on the personal experiences of the author in the power politics of the NGO world, as played out at United Nations agencies, European regional assemblies, and such radical international organizations as the World Social Forum. Read More »

Anti-Semitism and Jewish Defense at the United Nations World Summit on Sustainable Development, 2002 Johannesburg, South Africa

After anti-Semitic propaganda reached its post-Holocaust peak in 2001 at the United Nations World Conference Against Racism in Durban, Jewish leaders feared that the UN World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) held last August in Johannesburg would become another hotbed of anti-Jewish and anti-Israeli hatred. A South African location did not bode well. Read More »