Back in London, on July 31st, Jackson circulated a revised draft of the statute. He used Lauterpacht's idea of titles and included the new definition of the crimes. There, in black and white, for the first time, a reference to "Crimes Against Humanity." "We should insert words ti make clear the we are addressing persecution, etc. of Jews and others in Germany, as well as outside of it," Jackson explained to the Allies, "before as well as after commencement of the war." Continue reading