The Swastika Epidemic: Jewish Politics & Human Rights in the 1960s

James Loeffler discusses the outbreak of global antisemitism in 1960 that prompted a United Nations investigation, resulting in the creation of the world’s first international law against racism and the new ideological charge: "Zionism is racism."

Speaker Biography: James Loeffler is a John W. Kluge Center Fellow at the Library of Congress.

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