The Incendiary Balloon of International Law
The stage was set for the increasing demonization of Israel tied to the dominance of international human rights doctrine, marked by the milestone 1975 U.N. resolution declaring "Zionism is a form of racism and racial discrimination." The world body turned into this Orwellian weapon against justice and the innocent because the pioneers of international human-rights law got a number of crucial things badly wrong.
failed to grasp that the world was mainly composed of tyrannies, that these
would therefore dominate the United Nations, and that antisemitism was a unique
phenomenon that would never be eradicated.