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Holocaust Memorial Center
Amos Guiora on The Crime of Complicity: The Bystander from the Holocaust
September 10 @ 2:30 PM - 4:30 PMCost: $5 - $10
Dr. Amos Guiora is a Professor of Law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah. He is also a Research Fellow at the International Institute on Counter-Terrorism and The Netherlands School of Human Rights Research. Guiora will address the role of the bystanders in the Holocaust, sharing example of his family’s history. Drawing on lessons from the Holocaust, Guiora will discuss cases in contemporary society where bystanders chose whether or not to act, and the resulting consequences. What is one’s moral obligation to act and should non-intervention be a crime ?