In what is truly the most depressing news I’ve seen in a long time, a new study shows that Americans’ knowledge of the Holocaust is shockingly poor, a trend that gets worse among millennials.
A vocal and ardent Holocaust denier will almost certainly receive the GOP nomination for Congress in Illinois’ 3rd District, the Chicago Sun-Times reminded us Sunday, because no other Republican in our vibrant democracy decided to challenge him for the seat, which includes parts of western Chicago.
Today’s entry to the canon of Absolutely No-Fail Ideas: a German train named after Anne Frank, who was executed by the Nazis along with her family after being crammed onto a cattle train to Auschwitz.
“Don’t be innocent bystander. Don’t let it bypass without responding if you see a wrong.”
President Donald Trump—very likely the only president in history to earn condemnations from both the Anne Frank Center and the Holocaust Memorial Museum during his first 100 days in office—managed to talk about the Nazi genocide on Tuesday morning without once flirting with Holocaust denial, something that’s actually…