Marc D. Stern
By Marc D. Stern
With Mary Robinson Fracas, Picking the Wrong Battle
The Jewish community has good reason to be disappointed by President Obama awarding the presidential medal of freedom to Mary Robinson. But our communal response to the award has unfortunately done more harm than good. Robinson, a former president of Ireland, forfeited any claim to accolades by presiding over the 2001 Durban World Conference Against…
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