Tag Archives: Human Rights Watch

Good News Friday

I must apologize for having been offline for most of this week, due to a combination of new grandchild exhaustion (there’s a reason why parents are young and grandparents aren’t!) and a touch of flu. Nevertheless I don’t want to … Continue reading

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Another scandal at the UN Human Rights Council

In a way my headline is an oxymoron because the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has become a scandal by its very existence. The latest outrages are thoroughly documented by the courageous work of Hillel Neuer at UN Watch. First … Continue reading

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How Anti-Zionism is equivalent to anti-Semitism

Several recent articles that I came across addressed similar issues within an overriding theme: how the “new” politically correct anti-Zionism (or anti-Israelism if you wish) is simply the old-fashioned anti-Semitism in disguise. First amongst these articles, in the Jewish Daily … Continue reading

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