The European Times
Trial of Humanity vs Psychiatrist Ernst Rudin as part of the UN 2023 Holocaust Remembrance and Education program
December 28, 2022
Tuesday, 31 January 2023 –
International Mock Trial on Human Rights
3:00 p.m. EST, United Nations Headquarters
The International Mock Trial on Human Rights is the culmination of a year-long programme organized by The Social Excellence Forum (SEF) for a diverse group of 20-30 young leaders, ages 15-22 years, from several countries. The students will interrogate the actions and responsibilities of Ernst Rudin, the so-called father of Nazi Racial Hygiene. The Mock Trial will cover the subject of human rights violations, racism and discrimination, and the responsibility of leaders for the consequences of their incitement and actions. The International Youth Mock Trial on Human Rights is organized by The Social Excellence Forum (SEF), with the support of the Holocaust and the United Nations Outreach Programme. The Social Excellence Forum (SEF) is a non-profit youth leadership training initiative.
Psychistrist Rüdin was the main promoter of Forced Sterilization, who literally wrote the book for the Forced Sterilization Law of 1933, and was heavily involved in the so-called “Euthanasia” Program consisting of the systematic killing of 300,000 psychiatric patients deemed “unfit to live.” The program, dubbed “T4,” was the first mass murder committed under National Socialism and the one which brought into use the gas chambers as a tool of mass murder. It was the staff of this very program who, 1.5 years later, built and managed the Death Camps in Poland where millions of Jews and hundreds of thousands of Sinti and Roma were killed up until the end of the War…