Kenneth S. Stern

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Kenneth S. Stern is an American defence attorney and an author. He is director of the Bard Center for the Study of Hate, a program of the Human Rights Project at Bard College. From 2014 to 2018 he was executive director of the Justus & Karin Rosenberg Foundation. From 1989 to 2014 he was director on antisemitism, hate studies and extremism for the American Jewish Committee. In 2000, Stern was a special advisor to the defense in the "David Irving v. Penguin Books and Deborah Lipstadt" trial.[1]

Defining antisemitism

In 2001 Kenneth S Stern was an official member of the United States delegation to the Stockholm International Forum on Combating Intolerance. Stern was also a key drafter of a "working definition" of antisemitism (IHRA), which has been adopted, starting in January 2005, by various international bodies tasked with monitoring antisemitism.[2][3]


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