Prof. Anne Bayefsky

Director, Touro Institute on Human Rights and the Holocaust and President, Human Rights Voices. You can follow her @AnneBayefsky.

Publications by Prof. Anne Bayefsky

How the UN Mixes Anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, and Israeli War Crimes

The United Nations’ discussions on the Holocaust serve to mask underlying anti-Semitism. Read More »

The United Nations: Leading Global Purveyor of Anti-Semitism

The United Nations discriminates against Israel in several ways. It delegitimizes the self-determination of the Jewish people, denies Israel the right to defend itself and demonizes it in the framework of the international regime of human rights protection. The UN also encourages terrorism directed at Israelis. Read More »

The UN and the Assault on Israel’s Legitimacy: Implications for the Roadmap

The roadmap has significant roots in the UN, an organization long understood as biased against Israeli interests and Jewish well-being in general. Examples include the work of the UN "Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories," established in 1968, and the UN "Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People," created in 1975. Read More »

Terrorism and Racism: The Aftermath of Durban

Confronting bin Laden’s rallying cry of "good" and "bad" terrorism lies at the heart of any battle to defeat terrorism. This now entails the courage to address directly the terrorists’ and their state sponsors’ rhetorical weapon of choice, the accusation of racism. In fact, their claim inverts the very heart of a civil libertarian agenda, since it is closely associated with a deep-rooted antisemitism. Read More »