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Holocaust Denial

Amazon Gets Heat Over Holocaust Denial Books

The Huffington Post | Mary S Papenfuss | Posted 02.13.2017 | Business

Amazon is coming under fire in Europe for peddling books that claim the Holocaust never happened amid a resurgence of anti-Semitism and other hate spe...

From Holocaust Denial To Hitler Admiration, Google's Algorithm Is Dangerous

Frank Pasquale | Posted 02.06.2017 | World
Frank Pasquale

If you Google “Was the Holocaust real?” right now, seven out of the top 10 results will be Holocaust denial sites. If you Google “Was Hitler bad...

White House Ignored Draft Holocaust Statement Mentioning Jews: Report

The Huffington Post | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.03.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Trump administration officials reportedly ignored a draft White House statement for Holocaust Remembrance Day that specifically mention...

The White House Is Flirting With Holocaust Denial

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 01.31.2017 | Politics

The Trump team continued into day four of what is shaping up to be a modern-day campaign of Holocaust denial on Monday, when White House spokesperson ...

Far-Right German Politician Stirs Outrage With Holocaust Memorial Criticism

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 01.18.2017 | World

Germans condemned a leading figure in the far-right Alternative for Germany party on Wednesday after he described Berlin’s Holocaust memorial as a ...

Denial: Important Movie About Professor's Victory Over Holocaust Denial Bully

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 10.20.2016 | Religion
Rabbi Jason Miller

I had the opportunity to see an advanced screening of the new movie "Denial" last week. It was the night before Erev Yom Kippur and my wife tried to c...

What A Film About Holocaust Denial Can Teach Us About Electing The Next President

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 01.03.2017 | Religion

At a recent film screening, I had the uncanny feeling I was watching something with critical relevance to the presidential race ― though it had noth...

Our Responsibility As Third Generation Holocaust Survivors

Jennie Shulkin | Posted 08.22.2016 | Impact
Jennie Shulkin

The passing of Elie Wiesel serves as a timely reminder that one day soon Holocaust survivors will no longer be able to tell their own stories.

Top Nazi Sympathizer Gets Military Burial In Arlington National Cemetery

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 02.17.2016 | Politics

ARLINGTON, Va. -- The family and friends of Willis Carto, one of the United States’ most prominent Nazi sympathizers, laid him to rest in Arlington ...

Famed Holocaust Denier Could Be Buried In Arlington National Cemetery

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 11.02.2015 | Politics

Arlington National Cemetery has received a formal request to bury Willis Carto, a prominent Holocaust denier and white supremacist leader, on its hall...

Lessons From Auschwitz, 70 Years Later

Carlo Strenger | Posted 03.29.2015 | World
Carlo Strenger

Soon no more Holocaust survivors will be alive, and our duty of remembering and understanding increases. This means, among other things, that we must face the uncomfortable truths about human nature that Auschwitz symbolizes.

Let It Go?

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 12.02.2014 | World
Menachem Rosensaft

Survivors can be reassured that their legacy will be fiercely safeguarded by their children and grandchildren. And those who would "let it go" should bear this in mind as well before they speak.

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.

Anti-Semitism: The Week in Review

Abraham H. Foxman | Posted 02.12.2014 | World
Abraham H. Foxman

This, sadly, has been one of those weeks. A week where, despite all of the tributes to the life and legacy of that great freedom fighter, Nelson Mandela, abject bigotry raised its ugly head more times than we wish to enumerate.

The Revelation at Sinai Was Real

Rabbi Adam Jacobs | Posted 02.09.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Adam Jacobs

Many religious systems have borrowed various concepts from Judaism -- from Sabbath observance to dietary laws to moral code. If it is so easy to scam the masses, why wouldn't they borrow our revelation narrative?

Hungary Criminalizes Holocaust Denial, Orders Man To Visit Memorial

Posted 02.02.2013 | World

A Holocaust denier has been ordered to serve an unconventional punishment in Hungary. Gyorgy Nagy, 42, is the first Hungarian to be convicted of th...

Abbas Alleges Link Between Zionists and Nazis

David N. Myers | Posted 03.27.2013 | World
David N. Myers

Netanyahu has guided Israel to unprecedented international isolation, income disparity and diplomatic stasis. But it is necessary and sobering to recall that his presumptive partners for peace are hardly without blemish.

Ahmadinejad Refuses To Acknowledge Holocaust

Posted 09.25.2012 | World

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad continues to infuriate the world by refusing to acknowledge that the Holocaust ever happened. During an inter...

Holocaust Denial: Assaults On Collective Memory Becloud Europe's Future

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 07.17.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

No crime in the annals of history has been as well documented as Nazi Germany's Final Solution. Against this backdrop, how do we account for the growing phenomenon of Holocaust revisionism and denial?

GOP Candidate Calls Holocaust 'Blackest Lie In History'

Oak Lawn Patch | Lorraine Swanson | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

A congressional candidate running as a Republican in the upcoming Illinois primary says the "Holocaust never happened." Arthur Jones, 64, a Lyons, ...

Hit the Road, Pat: The Sins of Patrick Buchanan

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 04.24.2012 | Media
Menachem Rosensaft

No one says that Buchanan is not bright and personable. He is, however, a bigot so far outside the American political mainstream that he should never have been given legitimacy by MSNBC in the first place.

Their Denial And Our Silence Mock International Holocaust Memorial Day

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 03.27.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

If the grandchildren of the victims of Hitler's Final Solution are to have hope for the future, they'll need the international community to go beyond annual moments of silence.

Three New Movies that Shed Light on the Holocaust

Deborah King | Posted 11.27.2011 | Entertainment
Deborah King

All three films will help you to remember to examine your own past, to ferret out the truth of your own self-betrayals, your own extermination of the parts of yourself you'd rather not accept.

Bishop Loses Appeal Over Holocaust Remarks

Posted 09.10.2011 | Religion

By Niels Sorrells Religion News Service BERLIN (RNS) A schismatic British bishop who said he didn't believe the Holocaust claimed 6 million Jews f...

Schismatic Bishop Faces Trial Over Holocaust Denial

Posted 09.04.2011 | Religion

By Niels Sorrells Religion News Service BERLIN (RNS) The case of an outspoken schismatic bishop headed back to court on Monday (July 4), with lawy...