Press clippings and published articles regarding Israel, Soviet Jewry, Anatoly Scharansky, human rights, war criminals, Canadian Jewish Congress presidency
History / Biographical
Born in 1941, Irwin Cotler, O.C., P.C., M.P., has been a Member of Parliament since November 1999. He was a McGill University law professor; member of the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal; special counsel to the Canadian Civil Liberties Association; served on the board of directors of the Canadian Human Rights Foundation and Holocaust and Human Rights Research Project; was a president of Canadian Jewish Congress; was on the board of editors of the Middle East Review.
Correspondence file.Canadian Jewish Congress Officers' records (Series J1). Files from presidency of Canadian Jewish Congress 1980-1983 - 3.3 metres.1 box microfilm. Press clippings.