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Blinken's gaffe

Blinken's gaffe

The secretary of state made it sound as if it was Ass't Sec of State Long, not FDR, who kept the US from aiding European Jews.Op-ed.Dr. Rafael Medoff, 13/04/2021 14:00
Andrew Yang got it right on BDS

Andrew Yang got it right on BDS

BDS say they are boycotting only Israelis, not Jews. But they are not boycotting Israeli Arabs, just Israeli Jews. Op-edDr. R. Medoff & Dr. S. Norwood, 01/02/2021 16:00
The Jews of Morocco, FDR, and the Nazis: A troubling episode

The Jews of Morocco, FDR, and the Nazis: A troubling episode

The full story of how FDR treated the Jews in Morocco and elsewhere in North Africa after the 1942 Allied liberation. Op-ed.Dr. Rafael Medoff, 20/12/2020 16:00
'Everybody did it' is a poor excuse for FDR's response to the Holocaust

'Everybody did it' is a poor excuse for FDR's response to the Holocaust

It changes nothinng to know that many Americans besides FDR knew, but did nothing, about the Holocaust. He was the president. Op-ed.Drs. R. Medoff and S.Norwood, 09/12/2020 01:00
Stop whitewashing FDR's abandonment of the Jews

Stop whitewashing FDR's abandonment of the Jews

Documents show that State Dep't officials briefed the president on their efforts to keep refugees out. FDR simply did not want Jews.Op-ed.Drs. R. Medoff and S..Norwood, 01/12/2020 07:02
Joe Biden, FDR, and the Nazis

Joe Biden, FDR, and the Nazis

FDR cut out all references to Germany and to Hitler, Goebbels and other Nazis out of his response to Kristallnacht. Op-ed.Dr. Rafael Medoff , 04/11/2020 19:45
Farrakhan, Hitler, and the NY Times: Here we go again

Farrakhan, Hitler, and the NY Times: Here we go again

A Howard U professor wrote an admiting essay on Farrakhan for the NYT, omitting his antisemitism. And in 1933 the NYT praised Hitler. Op-edDr. Rafael Medoff, 21/10/2020 15:00
A new blow to Iran's forgotten Jews

A new blow to Iran's forgotten Jews

Human rights group "3 Generations" should know better than to feature a journalist who denied oppression of Iran's Jews. Op-edDr. Rafael Medoff, 17/10/2020 23:30
The Yom Kippur 1942 sermon Stephen Wise didn't give

The Yom Kippur 1942 sermon Stephen Wise didn't give

Erev Yom Kippur, Wise received the confirmed report of Nazi massacres of Jews all over Poland. He chose to speak about other things.Op-ed..Dr. Rafael Medoff, 23/09/2020 18:39