Russia calls for an international ban on racism

by Streicher’s Ghost

Russia proposed a resolution in the UN “condemning attempts to glorify Nazism ideology [sic] and denial of German Nazi war crimes” but not, however, attempts to glorify communism or the denial of Russian communist crimes. The proposal also called for a universal adoption of the “International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination”. This convention, among other things, calls for states to criminalize racist organizations and racist views.


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