OTHERS SAY: Is shame 'in retreat?'

Posted: March 6, 2018 at 1 a.m.

Jordanian diplomat Zeid Raad al-Hussein has spent nearly four years fighting a frustrating battle against genocide, oppression, racism -- and the increasing indifference to them among governments. Last week he opened the 37th session of the U.N. Human Rights Council, and with the end of his four-year term as high commissioner for human rights in sight, he chose, he said, "to be blunt." His tough conclusions are worth repeating.

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