Talk: "The Crime of Complicity: The Bystander from the Holocaust to Cases of Sexual Assault"


Location: 1130 Eck Hall of Law (View on map )

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In his talk about his recent book, "The Crime of Complicity: The Bystander in the Holocaust," Professor Amos Guiora, S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah, and Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.) in the Israel Defense Forces, shares lessons from the experiences of his parents in the Holocaust and draws parallels to the issue of the bystander and sexual assault in America today, especially regarding incidents on college campuses.

Guiora has published extensively both in the United States and Europe on issues related to national security, limits of interrogation, religion and terrorism, the limits of power, multiculturalism and human rights. He is the author of several books, including "Freedom from Religion: Rights and National Security" (2009) and "Tolerating Intolerance: The Price of Protecting Extremism" (2014).

Sponsors: Jewish Law Students Association, the Jewish Club of Notre Dame, and the Jewish Federation of St. Joseph Valley.

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