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Human Rights court: Bulgaria to pay compensation for ignoring complaints of discrimination

Human Rights court: Bulgaria to pay compensation for ignoring complaints of discrimination

Bulgarian courts failed to punish Holocaust denier, European tribunal rules.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 21/02/2021 00:33
A state historian in Poland is seen in pictures from 2007 giving the Nazi salute

A state historian in Poland is seen in pictures from 2007 giving the Nazi salute

Photos show state historian Tomasz Greniuch gave Nazi salute. 'This man should never have been appointed,' former adviser to Polish PM says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 19/02/2021 08:19
Romania: First-ever conviction for Holocaust denial sends 'strong message'

Romania: First-ever conviction for Holocaust denial sends 'strong message'

Former intelligence officer convicted in first use of Romania’s law against Holocaust denial.Frank Elbers, JTA, 19/02/2021 08:06
Russian university fires lecturer who denied Holocaust

Russian university fires lecturer who denied Holocaust

Vladimir Matveyev, Russian lecturer who denied gas chambers were used to kill Jews, is fired by university where he taught.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 30/01/2021 18:18
Facebook debuts new fact check box to combat Holocaust denial

Facebook debuts new fact check box to combat Holocaust denial

Social media users searching for info on the Holocaust on Facebook will now be prompted to visit site created by World Jewish Congress.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 27/01/2021 13:33
Watch: Jordanian academic denies the Holocaust

Watch: Jordanian academic denies the Holocaust

Kuwaiti-born Jordanian academic in TV interview: No Jew or non-Jew died in the gas chambers, because there we no gas chambers.Elad Benari, 11/01/2021 06:34
Welcome Lipstadt and Eisen to the roster of Holocaust deniers

Welcome Lipstadt and Eisen to the roster of Holocaust deniers

“Democracy denial,” declare two well-known members of the American Jewish community, is equivalent to Holocaust denial. Opinon.Nathan Lewin, J.D., 29/12/2020 07:00
A Muslim extremist shouldn't have been invited to a Jewish event

A Muslim extremist shouldn't have been invited to a Jewish event

Al-Marayati’s record of apologizing for terrorism is lengthy, indisputable, and nothing less than damning.Opinion.Moshe Phillips‏, 18/12/2020 10:09
Germany: Yom Kippur synagogue shooter denies Holocaust in court

Germany: Yom Kippur synagogue shooter denies Holocaust in court

Man who killed 2 in Yom Kippur attack on Halle synagogue delivers anti-Semitic rant during trial.AFP, 09/12/2020 17:50
Six weeks ago, Facebook announced a ban on Holocaust denial. It’s still easy to find.

Six weeks ago, Facebook announced a ban on Holocaust denial. It’s still easy to find.

Despite Facebook announcing ban on Holocaust denial, anti-Semitism and content questioning veracity of the Holocaust still easy to find.Ben Sales, JTA, 27/11/2020 08:40
San Francisco Bay Area Jewish students face anti-Semitic harassment online

San Francisco Bay Area Jewish students face anti-Semitic harassment online

Jewish students at San Francisco-area high school targeted for harassment by Holocaust deniers.Ben Sales, JTA, 24/11/2020 09:54
Brazilian governor renounces her father’s Nazi sympathies

Brazilian governor renounces her father’s Nazi sympathies

New governor of Santa Catarina distances herself from her father's Holocaust denial and statements of support for Hitler.Marcus M. Gilban, JTA, 06/11/2020 14:30
Book calling Holocausts a hoax to hit book stores in Iceland

Book calling Holocausts a hoax to hit book stores in Iceland

Icelandic tourism company to publish 1972 Holocaust denial book.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 03/11/2020 17:10
Young Israel praises Florida school board which terminated Holocaust denier

Young Israel praises Florida school board which terminated Holocaust denier

National Council of Young Israel praises Palm Beach County School Board after it fired principal in wake of troubling comments on Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/11/2020 04:28
Florida principal who was fired — then rehired — after Holocaust denial is fired again

Florida principal who was fired — then rehired — after Holocaust denial is fired again

School board reverses coarse after rehiring principle who said he 'can't say' if Holocaust happened.Philissa Cramer/JTA, 02/11/2020 22:30
Watch: Twitter CEO fails to censor Holocaust denial

Watch: Twitter CEO fails to censor Holocaust denial

Honest Reporting said that while FB and other social media platforms have banned hate speech, Twitter continues allowing anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2020 15:58
Jewish leaders call on Twitter to act against Holocaust denial

Jewish leaders call on Twitter to act against Holocaust denial

Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations expresses disappointment after Twitter CEO's comments on Holocaust denial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/10/2020 20:09
Khamenei links Holocaust denial with Mohammed cartoons

Khamenei links Holocaust denial with Mohammed cartoons

Iran’s Supreme Leader wonders why it is a crime to deny the Holocaust while it is permissible to insult the Muslim prophet.Elad Benari, 29/10/2020 03:12
Jewish leaders welcome Twitter's rejection of Holocaust denial

Jewish leaders welcome Twitter's rejection of Holocaust denial

Conference of Presidents praises Twitter for its decision to remove content that denies the reality of the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2020 06:22
Twitter to remove posts that deny the Holocaust

Twitter to remove posts that deny the Holocaust

Twitter follows in the footsteps of Facebook, which announced a similar move earlier this week.Elad Benari, 15/10/2020 02:03
Holocaust denier school principal rehired

Holocaust denier school principal rehired

We allowed progressives to run amok, and their rhetoric of inclusion and tolerance is actually most intolerant, especially of Jews. Op-ed.Angela Van Der Pluym, 13/10/2020 15:00
Simon Wiesenthal Center welcomes Facebook's decision on Holocaust denial

Simon Wiesenthal Center welcomes Facebook's decision on Holocaust denial

Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center applauds Facebook's decision to update its hate speech policy to ban Holocaust denial and distortion.Elad Benari, 13/10/2020 05:40
Facebook to ban Holocaust denial, distortion posts

Facebook to ban Holocaust denial, distortion posts

Facebook banning posts denying or distorting Holocaust, will start directing people to authoritative sources if they search for information.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2020 17:56
Florida school board votes to rehire principal who refused to say the Holocaust happened

Florida school board votes to rehire principal who refused to say the Holocaust happened

School board votes to rehire principal who said he could not say the Holocaust was historical fact following court ruling.Philissa Cramer/JTA, 08/10/2020 17:56
Study: Just 37% of Americans know 6 million Jews died in the Holocaust

Study: Just 37% of Americans know 6 million Jews died in the Holocaust

Study: More than one in 10 Americans under 40 thinks Jews caused the Holocaust.Ben Sales, JTA, 16/09/2020 10:53
Jewish group slams top genocide museum appointment

Jewish group slams top genocide museum appointment

Alleged Holocaust distorter named top adviser to Lithuania genocide museum.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 27/08/2020 20:03
Facebook algorithms promote Holocaust denial content, think tank report finds

Facebook algorithms promote Holocaust denial content, think tank report finds

Study finds that Facebook's algorithms actually promote content denying the Holocaust, enable deniers to sell their literature.Marcy Oster, JTA, 18/08/2020 07:06
Holocaust survivors urge Zuckerberg to remove Holocaust denial from Facebook

Holocaust survivors urge Zuckerberg to remove Holocaust denial from Facebook

Holocaust survivors lending their voices to campaign urging Facebook CEO to remove Holocaust denial from the social media site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2020 04:38
Right-wing Polish journalist disparages Jews and calls the Holocaust ‘a myth’ in new book

Right-wing Polish journalist disparages Jews and calls the Holocaust ‘a myth’ in new book

'No doubt' that Rafal Ziemkiewicz's newest book intends to cause hatred towards Jews, cast doubt on Holocaust, watchdog says.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 05/06/2020 07:29
Holocaust questions and answers

Holocaust questions and answers

A rabbi, educator and author, known for his unrelenting fight for justice and against antisemitism faces his students' questions with honesty and clarity.Rabbi Dr. Bernard H. Rosenberg, 20/04/2020 11:56
'Holocaust denial' for Tel Aviv lawyer to compare Hamas to Holocaust victims

'Holocaust denial' for Tel Aviv lawyer to compare Hamas to Holocaust victims

Israel Victory Project says lawyer for Tel Aviv Municipality compared Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh to Jewish child victims of the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/02/2020 19:30
Jordanian TV host: Holocaust is a story used by Israel to extort the West

Jordanian TV host: Holocaust is a story used by Israel to extort the West

Watch: Jordanian TV host says Holocaust is used politically by Israel to promote itself, denounces Saudi leader who prayed at Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/02/2020 06:40
15% of Italians say Holocaust never happened, poll finds

15% of Italians say Holocaust never happened, poll finds

New Italy Report poll shows Holocaust denial over five times higher than in 2004.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 01/02/2020 18:14
Muslim "Holocaust Remembrance" or negation?

Muslim "Holocaust Remembrance" or negation?

Al-Issa’s Muslim delegation to Auschwitz was a blatant case of Holocaust immoral equivalence, and aMuslim proselytization tour to “several sites of injustice” including Srebrenica, Bosnia.Dr. Andrew G. Bostom, 31/01/2020 09:14
Lithuania’s ruling party drafting bill exonerating nation from Holocaust crimes

Lithuania’s ruling party drafting bill exonerating nation from Holocaust crimes

Historian Efraim Zuroff slams bill as 'attempt to whitewash massive complicity' in murder of Jews.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 04/01/2020 19:13
Conference: 'Jews were not systematically murdered in Holocaust'

Conference: 'Jews were not systematically murdered in Holocaust'

Holocaust denial conference titled 'The Holocaust – the Biggest Lie in Modern History' held in Jordan.Mordechai Sones, 21/11/2019 08:29
Colorado: Men dressed as Jews hand out Holocaust denial fliers

Colorado: Men dressed as Jews hand out Holocaust denial fliers

Group of men wearing kippas blame Jews for the slave trade, hand out Holocaust denial fliers at a pedestrian mall in Boulder, Colorado.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/11/2019 13:53
FL principal who said he had to be neutral on Holocaust fired

FL principal who said he had to be neutral on Holocaust fired

High school principal in Boca Raton, Florida who told parent 'Not everyone believes Holocaust happened' dismissed.Marcy Oster - JTA, 31/10/2019 14:40
Arutz Sheva op-ed attacked by Holocaust Denier David Irving

Arutz Sheva op-ed attacked by Holocaust Denier David Irving

Those who glorify German Field Marshal Rommel are encouraging Neo-Nazism, claims an American professor, and David Irving is furious.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2019 06:54
Top French novelist published Holocaust denials 30 years ago

Top French novelist published Holocaust denials 30 years ago

Yann Moix, one of France's most prominent novelists, published anti-Semitic caricatures and material denying the Holocaust in 1989-1990.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 04/09/2019 07:29
'Democrats, condemn Omar, Tlaib for promoting Holocaust denier'

'Democrats, condemn Omar, Tlaib for promoting Holocaust denier'

Dov Hikind calls on Dem leadership to condemn 'squad' for sharing cartoons by man who participated in Holocaust denial competition in Iran.Gary Willig, 18/08/2019 10:33
Germany: Suspected Holocaust denier to face criminal charges

Germany: Suspected Holocaust denier to face criminal charges

Man who reportedly denied the Holocaust during a visit the Sachsenhausen concentration camp accused of hate speech.Elad Benari, 14/08/2019 06:37
Holocaust denying blogger banned from France

Holocaust denying blogger banned from France

Alison Chabloz, convicted in Britain of Holocaust denial last year, says she was banned from entering France.Ben Ariel, 14/08/2019 05:12
Anti-Semitic fliers posted at Massachusetts synagogue

Anti-Semitic fliers posted at Massachusetts synagogue

Fliers referring to the Holocaust as "Fake News" posted at synagogue in Marblehead on the North Shore of Massachusetts.Ben Ariel and JTA, 17/07/2019 03:07
Florida principal removed after Holocaust denial

Florida principal removed after Holocaust denial

Boca Raton high school removes principal who told a parent he needed to remain neutral on whether or not the Holocaust occurred.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2019 02:37
Hamas MP: Holocaust is a lie - but Hitler was right to hate Jews

Hamas MP: Holocaust is a lie - but Hitler was right to hate Jews

Gaza lawmaker denies Holocaust, says Jews have been hated throughout history 'because of their crimes'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/07/2019 09:10
Florida principal: I can't take a position on the Holocaust

Florida principal: I can't take a position on the Holocaust

High school principal in Boca Raton tells parents that 'not everyone believes the Holocaust happened, I can't take a position on it.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 07/07/2019 22:51
 Lithuania blacklists British Holocaust denier Irving

Lithuania blacklists British Holocaust denier Irving

Lithuanian officials say they have blacklisted British Holocaust denier David Irving to prevent him from entering later this year.AFP, 24/04/2019 19:08
Arkansas Tech scholarship is named after a Holocaust denier

Arkansas Tech scholarship is named after a Holocaust denier

ADL, Jewish faculty, say an Arkansas university is honoring a Holocaust denier.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 20/04/2019 22:26
Lithuania to blacklist Holocaust denier David Irving

Lithuania to blacklist Holocaust denier David Irving

Lithuanian Foreign Minister says his country will blacklist David Irving to prevent him from entering the country should he try to do so.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2019 05:41
Lithuania’s genocide studies center accused of Holocaust denial

Lithuania’s genocide studies center accused of Holocaust denial

Local Jews say Lithuania’s state body for preserving the memory of the Holocaust broke the country’s laws against denying that genocide.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 03/04/2019 17:08
Holocaust denier drops out of race for Congress in Spain

Holocaust denier drops out of race for Congress in Spain

Fernando Paz resigns due to 'media hunt' against him.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 23/03/2019 21:07
Holocaust denier won't be allowed to enter Poland

Holocaust denier won't be allowed to enter Poland

Polish FM says denial of Holocaust violates laws, 'Hitler expert' tour guide won't be allowed in.Nissan Tzur, Chana Roberts, 23/03/2019 20:32
Spanish party nominates Holocaust denier in congressional race

Spanish party nominates Holocaust denier in congressional race

Far-right Spanish party taps Holocaust-denying historian for congressional race.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 21/03/2019 08:09
Bennett demands: Deny 'Hitler expert' entry to Poland

Bennett demands: Deny 'Hitler expert' entry to Poland

Diaspora Affairs Minister Bennett calls on Poland to deny entry to Holocaust denier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/03/2019 11:01
'Hitler expert' Holocaust denier leads tour of Nazi death camps

'Hitler expert' Holocaust denier leads tour of Nazi death camps

British Holocaust denier David Irving leading tour of Nazi death camps.Marcy Oster, JTA, 19/03/2019 11:49
Ephraim Zuroff: Holocaust memory is not for sale

Ephraim Zuroff: Holocaust memory is not for sale

Dr. Efraim Zuroff is not panicked over dispute with Poland. 'We want friendly relations, but they should stop distorting the Holocaust.'Benny Toker, 20/02/2019 22:23