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Anne Bayefsky is a lawyer and Senior Fellow of the Hudson Institute, as well as the Director of the Touro Institute on Human Rights and the Holocaust. She has taught at York University, Touro College, Columbia University and the University of Ottawa. She is the recipient of Canada's premier human rights fellowship, the Bora Laskin National Fellowship in Human Rights Research. She created and edits www.EYEontheUN.org as well as www.bayefsky.com, a leading global database on international human rights law. She has served as a delegate of the government of Canada and many non-governmental organizations, including the International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists and the American Society of International Law, at UN conferences worldwide. She is the author or editor of eleven books, and a frequent radio and television commentator.

ARTICLES BY: Anne Bayefsky


December 18, 2012 7:19 pm
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UN-Palestine One-State “Art” – Still Up at the UN

The UN is now hosting in the public entrance hall of its New York headquarters a Palestinian exhibit which includes pieces that artfully depict all...

December 2, 2012 10:59 pm
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What U.N. Recognition of Palestine Really Means

To comprehend what went down at the U.N. on Thursday when the Palestinians were given "non-member observer state status" by a vote of 138 for,...

November 13, 2012 8:45 am
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U.S. to Legitimize U.N. Human Rights Council for Three More Years

The Obama administration was reelected yesterday for a second three-year term to the U.N.'s top human-rights body, the Human Rights Council, with substantially fewer votes...

October 23, 2012 9:53 pm
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Obama’s Real Record on Israel

During the final debate, President Obama pointed to his 2008 pre-election visit to Israel's Holocaust memorial, Yad Vashem, as an answer to Governor Romney's criticism...

October 10, 2012 4:48 am
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A Timeline of Obama’s Iran Policy

The mortal threat posed by President Obama's feeble foreign policy is finally receiving the scrutiny it deserves. The most important lesson emanating from the president's...

September 28, 2012 1:59 pm
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At UN, Netanyahu Draws Line Iran Cannot Cross

On Sept. 27, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu came to the UN General Assembly and laid it all on the table. He held up a stylized...

September 16, 2012 12:22 am
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Obama-backed UN ‘Human Rights’ Council Facilitates U.S.-bashing Meet

While the calamitous consequences of President Obama's foreign policy are being played out on the Arab street, the Obama-backed UN Human Rights Council is fueling...

September 11, 2012 11:27 pm
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The White House Hands Iran’s Ahmadinejad a Global Megaphone

Just a few days after the 9/11 anniversary, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will travel to New York City. Once he arrives he will be handed...

August 29, 2012 11:38 am
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UN Secretary General’s Tehran Visit and Obama’s Failed Iran Policy

The visit of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to Iran this week, as the country chairs a meeting of the so-called 120 member Non-Aligned Movement, says...

July 18, 2012 8:33 pm
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The Obama Administration and Countering Terror Against Israelis

The terrorist attack against Israeli civilians in Bulgaria, the flurry of drive-by visits from members of the Obama administration to Israel in the past few...

July 2, 2012 1:45 pm
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Obama Turns His Back on Israel at the U.N.

Today, at the United Nations, the Obama administration is turning its back on Israel. For the very first time, the U.N. Security...

June 26, 2012 2:08 pm
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A Hamas Victory at the UN Human Rights Council

The Obama administration's political and financial backing of the UN Human Rights Council resulted in another win for Hamas on Friday, June 22 in Geneva....

June 21, 2012 1:39 pm
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UN’s Twisted Human Rights Agenda

The UN's top human rights body, the UN Human Rights Council, opened its current session in Geneva this week with...Canada-bashing. The UN High Commissioner for...

May 6, 2012 12:50 pm
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Obama Foreign Policy Catastrophe Was Years in the Making

The Obama foreign policy lynchpin known as "engagement" has run into one more eminently predictable quagmire in the case of Chen Guangcheng. State Department officials...

World

Tufts University Unveils Plan on Antisemitism as More Than Half of Students...

Tufts University is taking new steps to address antisemitism based on a "troubling" survey showing that Jewish students are concealing...

Israel

Netanyahu Rejects ‘Moral Turpitude’ Clause in Plea Deal

i24 News – Former Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu published a video on Monday in which he vowed to remain leader of the Likud Party, stressing that he did not...

Middle East

UAE Blocks Missiles as Yemen’s Houthis Attack Region’s Business...

The United Arab Emirates, the tourism and commercial hub of the Gulf region, on Monday said it had foiled a...

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