When this book was published in 1970, Telford Taylor had concluded that U.S. involvement in the war in Vietnam was an American tragedy: “Somehow we failed ourselves to learn ...
In an impassioned keynote address at the ICC Review Conference in Kampala, Ben Ferencz, pleads for nations to uphold the Nuremberg principles. This video was made possible ...
65 years after World War II. - Reflections of a Nurember Prosecutor from Alexander Schug on Vimeo. Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
Stephen G. Rademaker's April 2 op-ed ["Can judges bring an end to war?"] warned against allowing the International Criminal Court to try leaders for the crime of waging ...
Ben Ferencz, chief prosecutor at the Subsequent trial at Nuremberg against the Einsatzgruppen, reflects on the SS and their crimes in this clip from a History Channel ...
March 3, 2010 Admiral Mike Mullen Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff 9999 Joint Staff Pentagon Washington, DC 20318-9999 ATTN: PLEASE SEE THAT THIS LETTER REACHES THE ...
Ben Ferencz has received several inquiries about his view of President Obama’s Nobel Speech last week in Oslo. We share the following response, originally sent privately, in ...
Abstract Jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court over the crime of aggression has been deferred for reasons that are not persuasive. Aggression has already been ...
Benjamin Ferencz speaks on a Congressional Panel entitled: "A Seven Year Assessment of the International Criminal Court." Hosted by Citizens for Global Solutions. This is a ...
To the Editor: Robert S. McNamara should be remembered as a dedicated patriot who learned from past mistakes and sought to restore America’s reputation as a leader in search ...
Preface Meeting Benjamin Ferencz and Antonio Cassese Anyone who has met Benjamin Ferencz and Antonio Cassese knows that here are two men totally committed to the defense of ...
I have just been informed that I have been drafted to say something. You will be happy to know I will not go into any of the problems with which you have been dealing because ...
The Problem The International Military Tribunal (IMT) at Nuremberg held that aggression was "the supreme international crime" for which leading planners and perpetrators could ...
On the 60th anniversay of Nuremberg, Benjamin Ferencz addresses International Law students on the rule of law in the 21st Century.
Remarks of Benjamin B. Ferencz I’ll try to summarize some personal observations, experiences, and conclusions with regard to the subject we are supposed to be dealing with. ...
Thank you very much for that brief introduction. I’ve had twenty-five speakers ahead of me describe everything there is to know about Nuremberg. I have to find something ...
According to Article 5 of its governing Statute adopted in Rome in 1998, the International Criminal Court in the Hague (ICC) cannot exercise its jurisdiction over the crime of ...
You ask: "Is it necessary to sacrifice fair trial standards to prosecute terrorism?" In principle, every human being is always entitled to fair and humane treatment. Even the ...