Mein Kampf

A Brief History of Donald Trump Spitefully Pouring Wine Down Women's Backs

The magazine editor and writer Tina Brown's new book, <i>The Vanity Fair Diaries: 1983-1992</i>, is full of glittery '80s gossip items like that time Warren Beatty propositioned her over a drink. But it also shines a light on some of that era's even murkier moments, like the evening in late 1991 when Brown …

Donald Trump

Versailles to Pearl Harbor | History Hub

<b>“You may not be interested in war, but war is interested in you.” — Leo Tolstoy</b><p>After the 1919 Versailles Treaty ended World War I, there was an …

Military History

FACT CHECK: Did Roy Moore Say Muslims Shouldn't Be Allowed to Serve in Congress?

CLAIM<p>U.S. Senate candidate from Alabama Roy Moore said that a practicing Muslim should not be allowed to serve in Congress by reason of his …

Adolf Hitler

How Hitler Used a Lie About November 9 as the Foundation for the Third Reich

The Nazi fuhrer’s story about his ‘resurrection’ in 1918 is an important lesson for today.<p>As Adolf Hitler worked on his secret first autobiography in …

Adolf Hitler

Thinking Back To Charlottesville

When a car fatally plowed through a crowd of peaceful counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Va., on Aug. 12, the world took notice. Rallies and …

Jewish Culture

The Syrian Civil War and the Spread of Anti-Israel Hatred

Destruction in the Syrian city of Aleppo. Photo: Screenshot.<p>When I was a young student in the Middle East, signs of hostility towards Israel were …

Middle East

Was Hitler a Christian, an atheist, or neither?

A new book takes a look at the controversial—and complicated—issue of the religious views of Adolf Hitler. [...]

European History

London's new Holocaust Memorial should not ignore the roots of racism shared with slave trade

Nazism had its roots in white supremacy, propagated by the West through colonialism and the slave trade.<p>As the government names the architects tasked …

Race & Ethnicity

Jury duty: The cat will miss you is not a good excuse

A former criminal lawyer says the complexity and length of trials had grown enormously, making it more difficult for courts to find jurors willing …

Justice

Germany has convicted an 88-year-old grandma to six months in prison for Holocaust denial

An 88-year-old woman dubbed “Nazi Grandma” by the German press has been convicted of Holocaust denial.<p>Ursula Haverbeck was found guilty by a court …

European History

Nazis Based Race Laws on U.S. Jim Crow Policies

To get to the rowore of race in America today, read this new book by James Whitman. Whitman is the Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and …

Liberal View

How the Nazis Used Racist U.S. Jim Crow Laws as Model for the Making of Nazi Race Law

Bill Moyers in conversation with author James Whitman about his new book that uncovers how the Nazis used Jim Crow laws as the model for their own …

Racism

Tech vs Trump: the great battle of our time has begun

Social media helped Donald Trump take the White House. Silicon Valley won’t let it happen again<p>In the 1962 Japanese sci-fi classic <i>King Kong vs Godzilla</i>, the two giant monsters fight to a stalemate atop Mount Fuji. I have been wondering for some time when the two giants of American social media …

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Does This Evidence Prove That Hitler Secretly Fathered A Child?

There are no official records that state that Hitler was a father, but Jean-Marie Loret worked his entire life to prove that he was his son.The post …

Adolf Hitler

Dallas Holocaust Museum officials hope bigger facility, focus will help fight prejudice, hate

With incidents of global terrorism, anti-Semitism and hate activity on the rise, it might seem there's no better time for what officials of the …

Texas

How American Racism Shaped Nazism

American democracy and liberty might appear to be the opposite of the fascism and horrors of Nazi Germany. But for many, it is intuitive that the …

Adolf Hitler

Top 10 Autodidacts Throughout History

Thanks in large part to modern technology, anyone can be his own master in learning just about anything. An Internet connection is the cord between …

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The motive doesn’t matter: Mass shootings are always terror

I know from experience that this was the softest of targets. The Mandalay Bay hotel complex, across the road from the Las Vegas airport and on the opposite end of town from the old neon-lit gambling strip, is largely a family place, a comparatively non-garish retreat for visitors seeking a nice …

Las Vegas

What Did Hitler Say in Mein Kampf?

By 1925, 35-year-old Adolf Hitler was already a war veteran, leader of a political party, orchestrator of a failed coup, and a prisoner in a German …

Adolf Hitler

To understand a country, read the books it has banned

Around Memorial Day, 2005, I read an article about a cable TV channel which was going to air the entire, unedited version of <i>Saving Private Ryan</i> …

Literature

Preschool a Nazi-like institution for brainwashing children into being liberal: Alabama Republican Roy Moore

WASHINGTON—By now, much of the United States knows that Roy Moore is vehemently anti-gay and anti-Muslim.Lesser known fact: Roy Moore is vehemently …

Canadian News

Banned books? O brave new world

File: Apartheid in South Africa came with many banning orders. However, the banning did not necessarily prevent books from being read or circulated. …

News (South Africa)

Right-wingers target Revolution Books

In the aftermath of Milo Yiannopoulos's appearance at UC Berkeley, groups of right-wing protesters have been harassing Revolution Books.The post …

UC Berkeley

German court backs decision to fire man for reading Mein Kampf

A German court ruled Tuesday that local authorities in Berlin were allowed to fire a man caught reading Adolf Hitler’s manifesto at work.<p>The man was …

European News

America’s probable newest senator has likened the Koran to Mein Kampf and blamed 9/11 on godlessness

<i>Update on 9:50pm ET: The Associated Press reports that Roy Moore won Alabama’s Republican senate primary Tuesday (Oct. 27) evening, defeating senator Luther Strange, who was backed by US president Donald Trump. Moore will face Democrat Doug Jones in a general election on Dec. 12.</i><p>When two of the …

Adolf Hitler

So about that 'firebrand' Roy Moore ...

Newspapers settled on an interesting word to describe Roy Moore on Tuesday night after he beat Donald Trump-backed Luther Strange in Alabama's …

Roy Moore

The führer has no underpants: Hitler briefs sold at auction

An almost 80-year-old pair of Adolf Hitler’s underwear sold for nearly $7,000 recently in a private auction, Metro reported Sunday.<p>The anonymous …

Adolf Hitler

Trump’s “Mein Kampf” Tirade | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>This incisive video produced by the World Socialist Website points to Trump’s criminal narrative at the UN, comparable to that of Adolph</b> …

Research

Complaints to limit use of Ottawa’s library computers

Anyone who doesn’t like what you’re reading or watching on an Ottawa library computer can make you stop, under a “refined” policy on public internet …

Christopher Hitchens

Reevely: Complaints to limit use of offensive content on Ottawa's library computers

Anyone who doesn’t like what you’re reading or watching on an Ottawa library computer can make you stop, under a “refined” policy on public internet …

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