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Was Rialto Unified School District's Holocaust Assignment Really About Critical Thinking?

Mark Baer | Posted 10.04.2014 | Education
Mark Baer

Although a great deal has been written about the "critical thinking" assignment given to eighth graders in the Rialto Unified School District on whether or not the Holocaust ever occurred, I feel compelled to provide my perspective.

Choose Another People! Why KY GOP Figure's Anti-Semitic Taunts Will Backfire

Jonathan_Miller | Posted 08.19.2011 | Politics

I'm confident my own neighbors won't allow our political system to be corrupted by the kind of vile name-calling that was used for so many centuries against my ancestors.

Prominent Fashion People Circle the Wagons Around Galliano

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

What's interesting about all this is how the fashion world circled the wagons around Galliano once these incidents came to light. (Hey, we don't call it "fashism" here for nothing.)

ADL's Foxman Crying Wolf?

Brad Hirschfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Brad Hirschfield

The issue here is not a tiff between Abe Foxman and Andrew Sullivan but the dangerous devaluation of the real and ugly phenomenon of anti-Semitism.

Udo Pastoers: German Far-Right Leader Charged With Incitement For Anti-Jewish Slur

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Germany's far-right National Democratic Party (NPD) chief in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Udo Pastoers, has been charged with inciting racial hatred for vi...

Ilan Halimi Murder Trial Appeal Seeks Harsher Sentences

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In a rare move, French prosecutors may appeal their own successful conviction of 14 gang members who were found guilty of the 2006 torture and murder ...

Austrian Bed And Breakfest Denied Jewish Customers

Jerusalem Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The owner of a bed and breakfast in the Austrian town of Serfaus refused earlier this month to book rooms to a family because they were Jews....

Forget Hockey: Where Does Sarah Palin Stand on Baseball?

Karen Stabiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Karen Stabiner

If Westbrook Pegler were alive today, would he join in when we sing "God Bless America" in a ballpark, or would he mutter nasty asides about the religious beliefs of its esteemed composer?