Shulamith Koenig


Shulamith Koenig born Jerusalem June 20, 1930. Human Rights activist; industrial engineer; co-founded Peace Now Tel Aviv in 1960s; founded People’s Movement for Human Rights Education (PDHRE) 1988; UN Human rights award 2003.


[A]ll people in all villages, towns, and cities around the world must know human rights as a way of life. We believe that all people really KNOW human Rights and spontaneously move away from humiliation. If this is true we must take the responsibility for moving this knowledge from the dormant stage to the power of knowledge. . . We call this LEARNING!” (Counter Currents, March 7, 2010; photo