Exclusive: Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, who steps down this month, says US president’s rhetoric echoes that of the worst eras of the 20th century
Donald Trump’s anti-press rhetoric is “very close to incitement to violence” that would lead to journalists censoring themselves or being attacked, the outgoing UN human rights commissioner has said.
In the 20th century … feelings were stoked, directed at a vulnerable group for the sake of political gain
(March 1, 2011)
I would be very suspicious of any commissioner seeking a second term because I’d wonder what deals are being struck