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Fanfare for the Common Man

Jeff Klima | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jeff Klima

I am never the first to admit when I am wrong, but nor are Bill Clinton, Roger Clemens, or the Pope. I am, however, the first to admit when I...

Japanese Retailer To Pull Swastika-Adorned Nazi Costume

AP | JAY ALABASTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TOKYO — A Japanese discount chain said Tuesday it will pull a Nazi costume from its shelves after receiving a complaint from an American Jewish ...

A Time To Speak Out Against Racism

Ben Daniel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Ben Daniel

What do we do when a person (in this case, me) disagrees with someone who appears to be infected with the kind of racism that made the Holocaust possible?

Two Amazing Thrillers for Your Holiday Gift List

Lev Raphael | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Lev Raphael

If you're looking to surprise book lovers on your gift list, you can't do better than giving them two paperback thrillers by Jacques Chessex. Never h...

The Other French Connection

George Heymont | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
George Heymont

Often, when people think of Holocaust films, their attention is focused on events in Germany, Poland, and Austria. France (which fell to Hitler's forc...

SNCF, French Railroad, Apologizes For Holocaust Role Before Florida Bid

AP | ELAINE GANLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS — France's state-run railroad has for the first time expressed "sorrow and regret" for its role in the deportation of Jews during World Wa...

Holocaust-Era MASS GRAVE Discovered In Romania

AP | ALISON MUTLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BUCHAREST, Romania — A Holocaust-era mass grave containing the bodies of an estimated 100 Jews killed by Romanian troops has been discovered in ...

Nuremberg Laws: Nazi Papers Taken By Patton To Be Turned Over To National Archives

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SAN MARINO, Calif. — The Nuremberg Laws, the documents that took away Jews' rights to German citizenship and laid the groundwork for the executi...

From Rage to Civilization

Nigel Hamilton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Nigel Hamilton

One of the nice things about blogging on Huff Post is not only can you expound on your chosen subject in more than a soundbite, but you may find yours...

Jason Linkins

Rally To Restore Sanity's Roots: A 'Relatively Closer Look' At Hitler References | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

For the next couple of weeks, we'll be celebrating the upcoming Rally To Restore Sanity/March To Keep Fear Alive by highlighting the ways in which "Th...

Sir Alex Ferguson's Hairdryer -- A Soccer Player's Fear

Alan Black | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Alan Black

When a spoiled ego like Wayne Rooney wants to bolt and insults Sir Alex in the process, it's really no contest. Fergie learned to put down the show offs and the powerful in the shipyards of Glasgow.

That Nazi Analogy Thing

Peter Clothier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Peter Clothier

I'm not one to readily use the Adolf Hitler/Nazi analogy, but a front page article in today's New York Times about this exhibition at the German Histo...

The Enemy from Within: Why We Cannot Focus Solely on Islamic Terrorism

Matt Kane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matt Kane

We need to remember that no group has monopolized the threat of terrorism against this country, and be prepared not only for a foreign-based act, but also one that could be conceived by Americans.

Did You Ever See Hitler?

Lev Raphael | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Lev Raphael

Walter Kempowski gives you a crowd's-eye view of Hitler from the 1920s through the end of World War II, concentrating on the effect he had on people, and is still having decades later.

Nazi Book Reveals British Invasion Plans

Telegraph | Richard Savill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

It reveals that postcards identifying unmistakable landmarks including Brighton Pier, and Lands End, were given to Nazi troops to identify their targe...

Judge Compares Drug Dealer's Love For Family To Hitler's Love For His Dog

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — An appeals court has admonished a federal judge in Wisconsin for claiming a convicted drug dealer's love for his family is akin to Ado...

Why Iran Hawks Are Obsessed with Hitler

Shaun Jacob Halper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shaun Jacob Halper

Why is the American debate over the Iranian nuclear threat so obsessed with Nazi History? And why is the analogy largely dismissed in Germany?

Three Women: Profiles in Courage

George Heymont | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
George Heymont

In 1964, when Jan & Dean scored a huge hit with their song, "The Little Old Lady From Pasadena," listeners quickly fell in love with the refrain "Go g...

Glenn Beck, Gai Avek

Harvey Gotliffe, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Harvey Gotliffe, Ph.D.

In the United States, Yiddish -- that once vulnerable foreign language -- has become a venerable part of our daily idiom with a continual boost from Beck's much-despised mass media.

Time to Revive Thomas Mann

Richard C. Morais | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Richard C. Morais

I had to grow up before I could read Thomas Mann. Several times in the course of my life I picked up The Magic Mountain, only to find out I did not have the stamina to complete the book.

PHOTOS: Rare And Never-Seen Photos Of Hitler

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Adolf Hitler is one of history's most documented figures, yet new information keeps emerging that casts the Nazi leader in a somewhat different light....

DNA Study Suggests Hitler 'Had Jewish And African Roots'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The story of Adolf Hitler could be the most twisted in all of history. Add one more twist. Responsible for the slaughter of millions of Jews and a ...

Amanda Terkel

NY Tea Party Favorite Compared Jewish Dem To 'Hitler' | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Albany Times Union has resurfaced October 2009 comments made by New York gubernatorial hopeful Republican Carl Paladino, in which he endorsed comm...

Steven Schwarzman: Obama Administration's Tax Proposals Are Like 'When Hitler Invaded Poland'

Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Steven Schwarzman, the billionaire founder of private equity giant, the Blackstone Group, has long bemoaned bank bashing. But, on the subject of taxes...

Mongolian Neo-Nazis On The Rise

The Guardian | Tania Branigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Their right hands rise to black-clad chests and flash out in salute to their nation: "Sieg heil!" They praise Hitler's devotion to ethnic purity. But ...