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Anne Bayefsky

Antisemitism at the UN General Assembly

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Antisemitism at the UN General Assembly

Tuesday, September 23, 2008 will go down in history as the day the UN General Assembly provided a platform for a head of state to spew unadulterated, vile antisemitism to the applause of the assembled nations of the world. The United Nations has become the largest global purveyor of antisemitism in the world today. In the full knowledge that the President of Iran advocates the destruction of the UN member state of Israel, the UN invited him to mount the dais and gave him a megaphone.

September 24, 2008

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Antisemitism at the UN General Assembly

September 23, 2008: The United Nations General Assembly gave President Ahmedinejad of Iran a global platform for spewing unadulterated, vile antisemitism - met by a round of applause