The End of Human Rights at the U.N. — Panel was “Mother of All Rogues’ Galleries”

Mother of all rogues' galleries Hillel Neuer: Even within the rogues' gallery that is the U.N. human rights Council, today’s council panel attacking Western democracies for imposing sanctions on dictatorships was the mother of all rogues' galleries. The panelists: 1. Lead panelist was UN expert …

Next Venezuelan government must remove Chavez propagandist Jean Ziegler from UN Human Rights Council

When the democratic opposition takes over in Venezuela, the first thing they should do at the UN is take action to remove Jean Ziegler, a long-time propagandist of the Chavez and Maduro regimes, from the UN Human Rights Council, where he sits as a member of its advisory committee, and previously as expert on the …

Letter to Amb. Nikki Haley on U.N. honoring Jean Ziegler, supporter of tyrants & terrorists

Letter from UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer to U.S. Amb. Nikki Haley, Feb. 26, 2017. February 26, 2017 Dear Ambassador Haley, We are alarmed that as U.N Secretary-General António Guterres tomorrow opens the 2017 session of the Human Rights Council, that body will be honoring its advisory committee member …

Switzerland Should Suspend UNHRC Nomination of Jean Ziegler Ahead of Tomorrow’s Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 29 September 2002: Jean Ziegler receives Qaddafi Human Rights Prize—and $100,00 award   GENEVA, Sept. 29 – Switzerland should temporarily suspend its “problematic” nomination of Jean Ziegler for re-election tomorrow to the UN Human Rights Council, “until questions are …

Issue 607: U.N. Dictators & Their Apologists

 Wall Street Journal TV Interview: “U.N. Dictators & Their Apologists” Saudi Arabia, China, Russia, Cuba seek re-election to UNHRC AGAIN: Swiss nominate Jean Ziegler to be UN rights expert—even though he was the UN agent of serial rapist Muammar Qaddafi CLICK FOR VIDEO  GENEVA, Sept. 21, 2016 …

UN Watch Releases Annual Rating: “Top 10 Worst U.N. Decisions of 2013”

PRESS RELEASE GENEVA, December 31, 2013 – UN Watch today released its annual rating of the Top 10 Worst UN Decisions of 2013, and expressed concern that 2014 begins tomorrow with China, Cuba, Russia and Saudi Arabia taking their new seats on the UN Human Rights Council. “When the UN gives credit to …