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Holocaust Deniers

Maybe We Can, in the Holy Land?

Ami Kaufman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ami Kaufman

Israeli leftists (the few of us that are left) can be divided into two. Well, probably more than two, but stay with me a sec... Those who want to end ...

On the International Day of Holocaust Commemoration, Continue to Fight Anti-Semitism

Michael Oren | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Oren

Much more energy must be channeled and awareness raised on the hatred of Jews and other minorities and its potentially murderous consequences.

Hate Speech from Glenn Beck: Likens Criticism of Fox News To Murder Of 6,000,000 Jews

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
MJ Rosenberg

By now we should all be used to the Right's use of the millions of Holocaust victims, as political footballs against Democrats. But, for some of us, getting used to it is hard.

Leaked Ahmadinejad Diary Proves Iran Prez Is Jewish

Katie Halper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Katie Halper

I attended Camp Havanagila, a Zionist summer camp in the Catskill Mountains, when I was young, and so, it seems, did Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

Iran, Holocaust Denial, and Israel Bashing: Don't Take Ahmadinejad's Bait

Joel Rubin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joel Rubin

Ahmadinejad's Israel-bashing, Holocaust-denying statements are bizarre, yet well calculated ploys to distract. We would be well served to remember that he is doing this for a reason. What we should not do is take the bait.

Are Evolution-Deniers any Different from Holocaust-Deniers, Birthers, or Truthers?

Ali A. Rizvi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ali A. Rizvi

Would Ben Stein hear out Ahmadinejad on the Holocaust the way Glenn Beck heard Stein out on his anti-evolution film? Fair and balanced, anyone?

Goldstone's Rosh Hashanah Bomb

Jamal Dajani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamal Dajani

Those of us who covered Israel's three-week Operation Cast Lead in Gaza are not surprised by the findings of the U.N. commission's report accusing both Israel and Hamas of war crimes.

Pat Buchanan's Bile Goes Unchallenged

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Menachem Rosensaft

Buchanan must be held publicly accountable for facilitating the dissemination of toxic hate speech that, as the Holocaust Museum shooting reminds us, can have tragic consequences.

Obama At Buchenwald: 'No Patience' For Holocaust Denial (VIDEO)

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WEIMAR, Germany (AP) - President Barack Obama toured a World War II concentration camp Friday after prodding the international community to redouble e...

Elie Wiesel in Buchenwald: The Moral Challenge to Learn, and Act

Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rachel Sklar

Today, Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel joined Barack Obama at Buchenwald, one of Nazi Germany's worst concentration camps, but he worried that "the world hasn't learned" from the tragedy.

Jason Linkins

Pat Buchanan's Holocaust-Denial Enabling Ignored By NBC | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Buchanan's support for Holocaust denialism is ever-present, ongoing, and -- as his John Demjanjuk piece indicates -- very strongly stated. Yet NBC has done diddly-poo in response.

Why is Pat Buchanan's Website Playing Host to Holocaust Deniers?

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Menachem Rosensaft

While the international community is busy excoriating Ahmadinejad for doubting whether 6 million Jews did in fact perish at the hands of the Third Reich, Buchanan's Web site is encouraging this very conversation.

Letter From Paris: Torture, Murder and May Day

Beth Arnold | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Beth Arnold

While the news of torture was the weekly reader for U.S. citizens, France had its own torture and murder case to deal with.

Remembering to Forget

Avi Sinensky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Avi Sinensky

Despite our noble efforts to remember, genocide has continued to claim the lives of millions: Yugoslavians, Rwandans, Sudanese.

Ahmadinejad at Durban 2: Merkel Should Lead Boycott

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

It's inconceivable to stand in silent tribute to 6 million dead Jews while simulatenously empowering a man who wants to do away with 6 million live Jews in Israel.

Holocaust Bishop Banned From LA

The Tidings | Cardinal Roger Mahony, Rabbi Gary Greenebaum and Seth Brysk | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In January, Pope Benedict XVI lifted the excommunication of four bishops of a small ultra-traditionalist group that broke from the Catholic Church ove...

Holocaust Bishop's Apology Rejected By Vatican, Germany Considers Arrest Warrant

Huffington Post | Jessica Gusman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Vatican has rejected the apology of Bishop Richard Williamson who has made headlines for his controversial remarks concerning the Holocaust, repor...

Bishop Richard Williamson Back In Britain After Argentine Expulsion

The Independent | Jerome Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

When Bishop Richard Williamson sat down last year in an oak-panelled seminary in the picturesque Bavarian village of Zaitzkoven and agreed to an inter...

The Pope Must Condemn the Jew-Haters in the Church

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

Pope Benedict is cut from completely different cloth than Pius. It is time for this courageous leader to unequivocally denounce holocaust-denying bishops and morally compromised Popes.

The Vatican's Response to Holocaust Denial Must Be Holocaust Education

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Menachem Rosensaft

It is outrageous that Pope Benedict did not immediately respond to Bishop Williamson's stalling tactics by reinstating the renegade bishop's excommunication.

The Holocaust Revisionism of Hollywood

Rod Lurie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Rod Lurie

It never crossed my mind that I would ever speak or write negatively about the work of a fellow filmmaker. I am sure the makers of The Reader are not deniers. But they are helping those who are.

No Sympathy for Bishop Williamson

Roman R. Kent | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Roman R. Kent

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called upon the Pope to denounce Holocaust denying Bishop Williamson, but the papers and airwaves were devoid of any statements from any other world leaders.

Bishop Who Denied Ovens Is Toast

Elayne Boosler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Elayne Boosler

Here's some suggested reading material for Bishop Richard Williamson: Auschwitz For Dummies, Bergen-Belsen for Bishops, The Audacity of Pope, Better Late Than Never Again and more.

The Blindness Of A Pope Led By His Bureaucrats

The Independent | Andreas Whittam Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Pope Benedict must have thought he knew exactly what he was doing when, on 21 January, he lifted the excommunication of four bishops, among them a Hol...

Pope Benedict XVI's Noxious Rehabilitation of a Holocaust Denier

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Menachem Rosensaft

Holocaust denial is a pernicious strain of anti-Semitism, and Pope Benedict's ill-conceived embrace of Bishop Williamson sends a clear message within the Roman Catholic Church.