Should Holocaust lying be a crime?

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As most people know, Holocaust denial is a crime, punishable by 5 years in prison, but up to 20 years in prison in Austria.  Gerd Honsik was recently  sentenced to 5 years in prison in Austria for saying that there were no gas chambers in Germany, including Mauthausen and Dachau.  You can read about him here.

What about fake Holocaust survivors who tell outrageous lies in the books they write, such as the book entitled A Memoir of the Holocaust Years by Misha Defonseca who wrote a fake story about her escape, when she was four years old, from the Warsaw ghetto. Misha claimed that she was adopted by wolves, but was outed by the New York Times in an article that you can read here.

What about Herman Rosenblat who allegedly survived by eating apples thrown over the fence by a nine-year-old girl, in a sub-camp of Buchenwald…

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Netanyahu, Cotton and the Washington Post Will Kill Us All!

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Compiled by Thomas Baldwin, Biloxi, MS, March 16, 2015

The war mongering that goes on in the U.S. is total insanity!  And the Neocons and the Corporate Fascists are working relentlessly to make that happen, and as a first choice not a last one!  Here is the Washington Post OpEd on March 13 and David Swanson’s thoughtful response.  If Americans don’t demand control of this insane thinking emanating from Washington on Iran and the Ukraine, we are all going to be dead.   ISIS and ISIL will simply be afterthoughts in our radiation poisoning.

It is well known by now that the infamous letter written by Senator Tom Cotton was prompted by Bibi Netanyahu’s speech before Congress which the Republican leadership in the Congress arranged.  That strategy was reinforced by AIPAC, the Zionist or Jewish lobby and their influential elite in Washington. That was a great deal of last week’s…

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