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The Ghost(s): Of Tony Blair, Roman Polanski, and A War on Terror

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Roman Polanski's The Ghost Writer is one of the best films I've seen in recent years. Yet it seems unlikely, at least in America, to break out beyond the art house hit status.

HuffPost Review: John Rabe

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

John Rabe, a new film by Florian Gallenberger watches the Rape of Nanking from the viewpoint of a German businessman who is about the leave China.

US Military Tailors Mission Names To Target Audience

Washington Post | Christian Davenport | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the hypercharged rush of combat, the adrenaline flows and the rhetoric soars. After the "shock and awe" invasion of Iraq, many of the names the mil...

There Was Only One Holocaust: Why the Misuse of Political Language Matters

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

George Orwell wrote that "political language . . . is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable."

Hitler Abortion Poster Sparks Outrage In Poland

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Polish anti-abortion group Fundacja Pro have launched a new campaign with a somewhat controversial tactic - combining pictures of Adolf Hitler and a b...

Mass Grave of History: The Vatican's WWII Identity Crisis

Julia Gorin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Julia Gorin

In enshrining the Church's divided World War II loyalties by canonizing the ambivalent pope at the time, the Church would be announcing to the world what it's made of. Pius should be neither demonized nor sanctified.

Myth-Taking Reality: How Propagandists Make So Many Deny Climate Change

Clay Farris Naff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Clay Farris Naff

The idea that scientists from many disciplines, languages, nations, and political orientations could forge a conspiracy to perpetrate a global climate hoax is, well, insane.

'Inglourious Basterds' Praised By Jewish Community

Jewish Journal | Danielle Berrin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Before it was released, "Inglourious Basterds" generated an uncommon amount of buzz for its daring as a Jewish revenge fantasy. Now, nearly six months...

Germany Keeps Hitler Out Of Print

The New York Times | Nicholas Kulish | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

MUNICH -- In Germany, an author is granted an ironclad copyright for 70 years after his death, apparently even if he is subsequently regarded as one o...

New Look At Hitler's Health, Flatulence And Drug Addiction

Spiegel International | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Hitler's digestion problems even prompted him to become a vegetarian: Contrary to what the Nazi propaganda machine would have one believe, it wasn't b...

From Hitler to Ahmadinejad: CEOs You Can Rely On

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

My colleague wrote to hundreds of companies we exposed empowering Saddam Hussein with dual-usage technology, to see if anything had changed in their corporate behavior over the past decade.

The Guardian: Bush Family's Link To Nazi Germany

The Guardian | Ben Aris and Duncan Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

George Bush's grandfather, the late US senator Prescott Bush, was a director and shareholder of companies that profited from their involvement with th...

Talking To Children About Evil

Delia Lloyd | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

When do you think we ought to begin discussing the reality of unnatural deaths with our children?

Hickenlooper-McInnis Hitler VIDEO

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A new youtube video is comparing the Colorado Governor's race to World War II, and Scott McInnis won't like the side he's on. The video overlays su...

Neo-Nazis Adopt A Stretch Of Highway In Brighton

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. — A white supremacist group in Colorado will be heading out on the roads near Denver to pickup litter. The chapter of the Nationa...

Hitler Finds Out Scott Brown Won Massachusetts Senate Race (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Well, Democrats aren't the only ones extremely upset about Democrat Martha Coakley's loss to Republican Scott Brown in the Massachusetts special elect...

Bestowing Sainthood on Pius XII Ignores a Heinous Past

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Even as evidence piled up that thousands of Jews were being shipped to the slaughter in Nazi concentration camps, Pius XII refused to reverse the Vatican's see-no-evil, hear-no-evil political course.

Russian Billionaire Buys Hitler's Mercedes

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BERLIN — A German newspaper is reporting that Adolf Hitler's original Mercedes has been sold to an unidentified Russian billionaire for several ...

The Death Penalty as Punishment for Being Gay - Apparently Uganda Doesn't Know it's 2009

Jenny Block | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jenny Block

In television and film they call it jumping the shark. In real life we generally call it ridiculous. In this case the only word is appalling. On second thought, disgusting fits too.

Watching Inglourious Basterds In A Room Full of Jews

The Candler Blog | Jonathan Poritsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Dr. Kalmanofsky, no stranger to Judeo-Chrisitian-pop deconstruction, opened the discussion with some fascinating points about the concept of the reven...

Getting the Vietnam Analogy Right in Afghanistan

Leon T. Hadar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Leon T. Hadar

The ghosts of the Vietnam War seem to be hanging around the White House Situation Room as President Obama and his national security aides debate a new strategy for the war in Afghanistan.

EBay Listen Up: Who Do You Stand With: The Victims of Genocide or Those Who Celebrate Its Perpetrators?

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

Without a doubt, eBay occupies prime virtual real estate in our digital malls. Out in the real world, malls do not allow the KKK and neo-Nazis to rent space and pedal hate.

Google Books And Kindles: A Concentration Camp Of Ideas

Alan Kaufman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Alan Kaufman

The hi-tech campaign to relocate books to Google and replace books with Kindles is, in its essence, a deportation of the literary culture to a kind of easily monitored concentration camp of ideas.

Obama's Nobel Speech? C-minus.

Tom H. Hastings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom H. Hastings

Obama said, "A nonviolent movement could not have halted Hitler's armies." But in fact, where nonviolence was attempted against the Nazis, it succeeded.

The Big Dollar Bustout ... Is Too Big To Fail Still an Option?

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Eric Ehrmann

With efforts to rebrand America's national identity in the electronic media falling flat like a bad online date, taking away the dollar's too big to fail status might be the better wake up call.