Monthly Archives: December 2014
Published on Wednesday, December 17 2014 by Sonico
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Eric Hunt, a Holocaust denier known for attacking Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel, released a new film on December 6 titled The Majdanek Gas Chamber Myth.
Hunt’s new film, available on YouTube, uses clips of Holocaust survivors’ testimonies from the USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education (established by Steven Spielberg in 1994) to claim that “all the gas chambers in the Majdanek concentration camp were designed and built exclusively for sanitary purposes as disinfestation facilities.” Hunt portrays the Holocaust as a whole as “a deliberate psychological warfare campaign to …
Published on Saturday, December 13 2014 by Jett Rucker
… was it the other way around? Natali Vaxberg’s moving protestations notwithstanding, it can get confusing for those susceptible to soundbites and other propaganda designed to displace actual knowledge or thought.
Holocaust remembrance ceremonies are today as ubiquitous across America and Europe as Easter, Christmas and New Year’s all added together. And at these ceremonies most places, it has been de riguer, as well as gruesomely appropriate, to mention Israel repeatedly in worshipful tones, as though Israel were already the sovereign power it is today, during the Holocaust.
It wasn’t, though it feeds on the Holocaust somewhat the way …
Published on Tuesday, December 9 2014 by Jett Rucker
Ever since its 1979 founding, the US Justice Department’s Office of Special Investigations has sought ways to force immigrants suspected of having participated in dealings of the German National Socialist regime of 1933 – 1945 with Jews and other groups detained in labor and concentration camps during World War II to leave their adopted country – forever. Over 100 persons have been forced or persuaded to emigrate during this unit’s tawdry career.
Now, at the instigation of a report by the Associated Press of last October, a way has been found – and voted into law by America’s feckless Congress …
Published on Sunday, December 7 2014 by Jett Rucker
Well… Rape might be more fun for the rapist than the Holocaust was for its perpetrators, and for the victim, rape is arguably less life-threatening. But rape DENIAL, now that’s a different kettle of fish.
As Slate writer Amanda Marcotte recently tweeted, rape denial is the same as Holocaust denial and, as a Holocaust revisionist, I actually find much validity in the remark. Marcotte went on to explain that both were a refusal to accept reality, a powerful arrogation of the victim’s (honest, true, or otherwise) recollection of her intentions/wishes at the time of the alleged incident to some …