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Press Conference against UNHRC at UN October 27, 2022

Updated: Oct 31, 2022

(October 27, 2022) — Dozens of organizations sponsored a press conference to express their collective outrage against the kangaroo court and modern-day antisemitism of the United Nations Human Rights Council's (UNHRC) “Commission of Inquiry” The conference was held prior to chair Navi Pillay presenting its finding to the General Assembly.

Watch the press conference HERE.

Speakers from left to right:

Sarri Singer:

Survivor of Palestinian suicide bus bombing

Professor Anne Bayefsky:

Director, Touro Institute on Human Rights and the Holocaust; President, Human Rights Voices

Asaf and Shani Avigal:

Parents of 5-year-old Ido, murdered in his bed by a Hamas rocket that hit their home

Colonel Richard Kemp:

Retired British Army Commander

William Daroff:

CEO, Conference of Presidents (COP)

Ambassador Gilad Erdan:

Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations

Carly Gammill:

Director of the StandWithUs Center for Combating Antisemitism

Pastor Robert Stearns:

Founder of Eagles' Wings Ministries and President of Israel Christian Nexus

Rabbi Eric J. Greenberg:

Director of United Nations Relations, Simon Wiesenthal Center

Eric Fingerhut:

President and CEO, Jewish Federations of North America

Olga Meshoe Washington:

South African Native and Board member of the Institute for Black Solidarity With Israel (IBSI)

StandWithUs, in partnership with the following organizations, hosted a press conference regarding the modern-day antisemitism of the United Nations Human Rights Council's Commission of Inquiry.


Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity, Alums for Campus Fairness, American Zionist Movement, B'nai B'rith International, Club Z, Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, Eagles' Wings Ministries, #EndJewHatred, Endowment for Middle East Truth, Hadassah, Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Hindu American Foundation, Human Rights Voices, International Legal Forum, Israeli American Council (IAC), Israeli-American Coalition For Action, Israel Forever Foundation, Institute for Black Solidarity With Israel (IBSI), Israel Christian Nexus, Jewish Federations of North America, Jewish Council for Public Affairs, JNGOs to Reform UNRWA, The Lawfare Project, NGO Monitor, Reut Group, RI Coalition for Israel, Scholars for Peace in the Middle East, Shurat HaDin, Simon Wiesenthal Center, South African Friends of Israel, South African Zionist Federation, StandWithUs Center for Combating Antisemitism, StandWithUs Saidoff Legal Department, Students Supporting Israel, UK Lawyers for Israel, Zionist Organization of America.

Read the article in the Algemeiner HERE.

Watch the press conference HERE.


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