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Sunday, November 10 • 11:30am - 12:15pm
A Jewish Conception of Universal Human Rights and International Justice

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The presentation will explore how Judaism can be a source of inspiration for commitment to universal and progressive values, particularly the notion of human rights. The speakers will delve into the religious, historical and philosophical underpinnings of a uniquely Jewish conception of human rights and international justice. The speakers will also discuss how their own Jewish identities have been integral to their dedication to international human rights advocacy.

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Yonah Diamond

Yonah Diamond and Brandon Silver work at the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights under the leadership of the Honourable Irwin Cotler. They focus on shining a spotlight on pressing international human rights issues and advocating for the release of prisoners of conscience around... Read More →

Sunday November 10, 2019 11:30am - 12:15pm EST