Israel Affairs and Adult Education Present...Extraordinary Jewish Canadians...Irwin Cotler, PC, OC, in Conversation with Rabbi Grover on his life's work.
This series is generously sponsored by Leah and Howard Price.
ONE OF THE WORLD’S FOREMOST ADVOCATES FOR HUMAN RIGHTS
Internationally recognized human rights advocate, former parliamentarian and Justice Minister.
Irwin Cotler, PC, OC, is a former member of Parliament, a justice minister and attorney general, a one-time president of Canadian Jewish Congress, an emeritus professor of law, a human rights advocate whose clients included Nelson Mandela, Andrei Sakharov and Natan Sharansky, a tireless advocate for victims of authoritarian regimes, a forceful opponent of anti-Semitism and an early proponent of the responsibility to protect, the doctrine which calls on nations of the world to act to stop mass killings that target minority populations - only a partial list of Cotler’s activities and accomplishments.
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