Today is Yom HaShoah, the annual commemoration of the six million Jews murdered by the Nazis.
The fact that it happened over seventy years ago makes it no less relevant.
The fact that the Nazi’s allies, enablers and successors are not so silently waiting in the wings to repeat the crime makes it more relevant.
Observe a moment of silence in their memory.
Do it publicly and if questioned, explain.
If challenged by deniers shame them.
By Alan Dershowitz
Why are so many of the grandchildren of Nazis and Nazi collaborators who brought us the Holocaust once again declaring war on the Jews?
Why have we seen such an increase in anti-Semitism and irrationally virulent anti-Zionism in western Europe?
To answer these questions, a myth must first be exposed. That myth is the one perpetrated by the French, the Dutch, the Norwegians, the Swiss, the Belgians, the Austrians, and many other western Europeans: namely that the Holocaust was solely the work of German Nazis aided perhaps by some Polish, Ukrainian, Latvian, Lithuanian, and Estonian collaborators.
The Holocaust was perpetrated by Europeans — by Nazi sympathizers and collaborators among the French, Dutch, Norwegians, Swiss, Belgians, Austrians and other Europeans, both Western and Eastern. Continue reading “Europe’s Alarming Push to Isolate Israel”