Tag: Holocaust

In this July 25, 2015, file photo, singer-songwriter Billy Joel performs in concert at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Joel is supporting a crowdfunding campaign for a local documentary examining the plight of Oyster Bay's natural shell fishermen. Newsday reported the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer has key roles …

Billy Joel Uses the Holocaust to Attack Trump

Billy “Piano Man” Joel recently claimed that he wore a yellow Star of David onstage to trash President Donald Trump after the 2017 clash between the violent Antifa and white nationalists in Charlottesville, Virginia.

French director Claude Lanzmann poses with his honoury Golden Bear on the red carpet for the awards ceremony of the 63rd Berlinale Film Festival, in Berlin on February 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / GERARD JULIEN (Photo credit should read GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Claude Lanzmann, Director of ‘Shoah,’ Dies at Age 92

PARIS — French Director Claude Lanzmann, whose 9½-hour masterpiece “Shoah” bore unflinching witness to the Holocaust through the testimonies of Jewish victims, German executioners and Polish bystanders, has died at the age of 92.

Rep. Ted Lieu, D-Calif., Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif. (center), and Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Fla., are shown in Washington, Wednesday, June 20, 2018.

Prager: If We’re Nazis, Expect More Violence

In a column appearing at Townhall.com, Dennis Prager writes  that the normalization by the political left of the term “Nazi” to describe conservatives and Trump supporters, if they truly believe that characterization, must inevitably lead to violence:

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Open Borders Ralliers Raise Holocaust Imagery to Vilify Trump Administration

WASHINGTON, DC — Open borders protesters in Washington, DC, laid the defamatory slurs on thick in protest signs attacking President Trump, his administration, and Republicans as racists on the basis of separating minors from adults who illegally cross the U.S. southern border.

Nazi war criminal Adolph Eichmann stands in a protective glass booth flanked by Israeli police during his trial June 22, 1961 in Jerusalem. The Israeli police donated Eichmann's original handprints, fingerprints and mugshot to Jerusalem's Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial ahead of Israel's annual Holocaust remembrance day May 4, 2005 which …

Germany’s Nazi Hunters in Final Straight of Race Against Time

LUDWIGSBURG (GERMANY)  – Tucked away in the picturesque German city of Ludwigsburg, a tiny team of investigators tracks the last surviving Nazi war criminals across the globe and through the better part of a century, in an urgent race against time.

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Jewish Headstones Smashed in Athens Cemetery

Unknown assailants destroyed several Jewish headstones in a cemetery in a southwestern suburb of Athens, Greek police said Saturday, announcing they would launch an investigation.

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks during a meeting of the Palestinian National Council at his compound in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Monday, April 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)

NY Times in Rare Rebuke: Time for Abbas to Go

The New York Times’ editorial board has called for Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s ouster after he attributed the genocide of Jews during the Holocaust to their “social behavior” in what the US paper called a “vile speech” earlier this week.

In this Sept. 19, 2014 file photo, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas gestures as he speaks during a media conference at the Elysee Palace in Paris. The Hamas militant group on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2017, said it has accepted key conditions demanded by its rival, President Mahmoud Abbas, including nationwide elections …

Yad Vashem Slams Abbas for ‘Assault’ on Holocaust

TEL AVIV – Israel’s Holocaust memorial Yad Vashem on Wednesday slammed Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas for claiming the Jews were responsible for their own demise in the Holocaust because of their financial activities , and that the Nazi atrocities had nothing to do with anti-Semitism.  

An Israeli man prays in front of a commemorative plaque celebrating fallen soldiers and decorated with roses at the Armored Corps memorial, following a ceremony to mark Remembrance Day (or Memorial Day) on May 5, 2014 at Latrun Junction, near Jerusalem. Israel is marking Remembrance Day to commemorate the fallen …

Jewish Anne Frank House Museum Employee Told to Remove Yarmulke

A Jewish employee of the Anne Frank House museum was told that he was not allowed to wear his kippa because it would conflict with the organisation’s “independent position” and might “influence” the message of combatting anti-Semitism.