Fanning tensions with Germany and Holland, the Turkish president said Europe is treating Muslims as badly as it treated Jews under the Nazi regime during Work War II.
Senior leaders of the far-right Hungarian group Vitézi Rend—listed by the State Department as having been “under the direction of the Nazi Government of Germany” during World War II—tell the Forward that Sebastian Gorka, President Trump’s top counter-terrorism advisor, is a lifelong sworn member of their order.
“Of course he was sworn in,” a leader of a Nazi-allied group tells the Forward.
In response to an energized American white nationalism, some Jews are gravitating toward “anti-fascist” activism, which can include violence.
Ben Stern is a 95-year-old survivor of the Nazi concentration camps — who now lives with a 31-year-old German grandchild of Nazis, Lea Heitfeld.
If you search Google for the words “Nazis Are,” one of the first things that comes up is “Nazis are cool.” Let’s take a step back and analyze that.
“We were there for Richard Spencer’s event, or, to be more precise, we were there to confront the hordes of Jews, anti-Whites, and mud people,” Anglin wrote in a Thursday blog post.
Ann Coulter has a record of making inflammatory statements, but she reached new heights on Monday when she posted a Tweet that was seen as defending Nazis.
Nazi forces in the Soviet Union committed the Babi Yar massacre 75 years ago, over two days, on September 28 and 29. But like most of the world, the Forverts published news of the Babi Yar massacre only in 1943, when Kiev, the neighboring city, was liberated by the Red Army.
The Nazis would ultimately kill more than 100,000 people at the site by war’s end, a toll that includes Roma and Catholics, among others. Two-thirds were Jews. Today more than 30 monuments mark the site, but they are scattered about as distractions. The scene continues to evoke Yevtushenko’s 1961 poem on the injustice of institutionalized forgetting.