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Jaap Donating Member (27 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-27-07 05:07 AM
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60. I think you're right..
> This thread is seriously lacking in terms of historical basis for the Holocaust.
> The oversimplicity is quite disturbing.

..because why not just say it all started because Hitler was a homosexual and was bullied by a Jewish boy in school.
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  -Why the Jewish part of the Holocaust is viewed as unique cali  Sep-26-07 11:07 PM   #0 
  - So... can I ask a serious question...  MazeRat7   Sep-26-07 11:14 PM   #1 
  - Here  JohnLocke   Sep-26-07 11:17 PM   #2 
  - That was damned interesting 'site  qdemn7   Sep-27-07 01:51 AM   #43 
  - Very odd site...  Chulanowa   Sep-27-07 03:12 AM   #53 
  - It's been a few years since I went through the Aish 'tutorial"  Raksha   Sep-27-07 05:21 AM   #63 
  - aish.com is an orthodox Jewish website  ikojo   Sep-27-07 06:48 PM   #96 
  - The Jews are persecutet for their superior ideas?  Niccolo_Macchiavelli   Sep-27-07 04:42 AM   #57 
  - Having plowed through it, finally  JackRiddler   Sep-27-07 07:02 AM   #71 
  - I finally plowed through the Aish tutorial again last night,  Raksha   Sep-27-07 06:38 PM   #94 
     - Thanks for your thoughtful response.  JackRiddler   Sep-27-07 09:11 PM   #100 
        - You mentioned in your previous post (the one I was responding to)  Raksha   Sep-28-07 01:03 AM   #103 
           - Raksha...  JackRiddler   Sep-28-07 10:07 AM   #106 
  - The history of europe is dotted with persecution of the jewish people  KurtNYC   Sep-27-07 09:18 AM   #75 
  - I think it is rooted in Christian bigotry against Jews and others such as Roma Gypsies  Selatius   Sep-26-07 11:19 PM   #3 
  - Yet Hitler wasn't a Christian.  spoony   Sep-27-07 03:54 AM   #55 
     - He was a cultural Catholic  PDenton   Sep-27-07 05:07 AM   #59 
     - Don't be so sure?  JackRiddler   Sep-28-07 10:10 AM   #107 
  - In part, the "Christ Killer meme"  cali   Sep-26-07 11:25 PM   #5 
  - Hitler blamed the domestic Jews for betraying Germany.  Usrename   Sep-27-07 01:02 AM   #34 
  - The Germans In General Did not Feel Threatened By The Jews At All  MannyGoldstein   Sep-26-07 11:27 PM   #6 
  - Sure, but a couple of things  cali   Sep-26-07 11:40 PM   #7 
  - That's kind of what I'm getting after reading a bit...  MazeRat7   Sep-26-07 11:48 PM   #9 
  - A Really Fantastic Book That I Recommend  MannyGoldstein   Sep-26-07 11:57 PM   #11 
  - Thanks !!! I'll check it out. -nt  MazeRat7   Sep-27-07 12:11 AM   #15 
  - Thanks.  Sequoia   Sep-27-07 03:48 PM   #81 
  - We can see this happening now, in America, when phrases like "Axis of Evil"  Lerkfish   Sep-27-07 01:02 AM   #35 
     - I've always thought, though, perhaps incorrectly, that "Axis of Evil" as used  tigereye   Sep-27-07 05:34 PM   #92 
  - "The latent anti-Semitism extant within the culture..."  Raksha   Sep-27-07 01:33 AM   #40 
  - As you go back in history, it becomes nearly impossible to separate  JerseygirlCT   Sep-27-07 07:24 AM   #73 
     - I am well aware of the unholy alliance of Church and State  Raksha   Sep-28-07 01:31 AM   #104 
        - Yup. nt  JerseygirlCT   Sep-28-07 07:19 AM   #105 
  - Germany had desperate poverty from the Depression  PDenton   Sep-27-07 04:29 AM   #56 
  - nice analysis  tigereye   Sep-27-07 05:41 PM   #93 
  - Yes, and though pre-war Germany was  JerseygirlCT   Sep-27-07 07:20 AM   #72 
  - What Hitler did was tap into a latent antisemitism  ikojo   Sep-27-07 07:04 PM   #97 
  - Well, the LEADERS of the Nazi party were already anti-Semites, and didn't need convincing  brentspeak   Sep-27-07 07:15 PM   #98 
  - They were, but anti-semitism was still a strong undercurrent...  cynatnite   Sep-27-07 12:14 AM   #18 
  - Not an expert, but a history professor made the interesting point that  Lerkfish   Sep-27-07 01:00 AM   #33 
  - Well, that's conjecture  cali   Sep-27-07 01:27 AM   #37 
     - Blood Sucking Jews: check this out, they thought it literally!  pink-o   Sep-27-07 03:21 PM   #80 
  - Centuries of European tradition  Chulanowa   Sep-27-07 02:34 AM   #52 
  - Honestly? The main reason: They were within reach  HamdenRice   Sep-27-07 02:20 PM   #78 
  - Notice that the Communists also ran progroms against the Jews -- ironically. ....  defendandprotect   Sep-27-07 04:04 PM   #83 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-26-07 11:25 PM   #4 
  - The Armenian Genocide was carefully planned out. I wonder if Hitler  alfredo   Sep-26-07 11:43 PM   #8 
  - I'd like to know more about the Armenian Holocaust  cali   Sep-26-07 11:48 PM   #10 
  - Atom Egoyan has a movie about it called Ararat.  Swede   Sep-27-07 12:11 AM   #14 
  - I love his work and I've  cali   Sep-27-07 12:13 AM   #17 
  - My neighbor is of Armenian decent, and he recommended this dvd  Emit   Sep-27-07 12:11 AM   #16 
  - Thank you  cali   Sep-27-07 12:16 AM   #19 
  - Here's a good start.  alfredo   Sep-27-07 12:19 AM   #20 
     - Thanks. That looks like  cali   Sep-27-07 12:23 AM   #21 
        - No biggie. Google Armenian Genocide and I am sure you will find  alfredo   Sep-27-07 12:32 AM   #24 
  - And continues to insist that genocide never happened... nt  JerseygirlCT   Sep-27-07 07:29 AM   #74 
  - Hitler said he learned something from the US government genocide of native Indians --- !!!!  defendandprotect   Sep-27-07 04:08 PM   #84 
     - Reservations = Warsaw Ghetto? One American general said that  alfredo   Sep-27-07 05:00 PM   #89 
        - Vatican, both re "native Indians" and "Africans" in America . . . kill them . . .  defendandprotect   Sep-27-07 11:19 PM   #101 
           - Fema trailer cities.  alfredo   Sep-27-07 11:35 PM   #102 
  - Thanks for bringing this up  rockymountaindem   Sep-27-07 12:03 AM   #12 
  - You're welcome.  cali   Sep-27-07 12:07 AM   #13 
     - I would strongly recommend some serious research  piesRsquare   Sep-27-07 12:43 AM   #27 
        - in terms of historical context, anyone here read Arendt's "Origins of Totalitarianism"?  stranger81   Sep-27-07 12:47 AM   #28 
        - to expand a bit, it frightens me to see shadows of what Arendt describes  stranger81   Sep-27-07 12:51 AM   #31 
        - I meant in regard to the Palestinians.  cali   Sep-27-07 12:51 AM   #30 
        - There's way, way too much information  piesRsquare   Sep-27-07 01:32 AM   #39 
           - Thanks for your imput, but in all honesty  cali   Sep-27-07 01:54 AM   #44 
        - I think you're right..  Jaap   Sep-27-07 05:07 AM   #60 
  - A wonderful post,  seasonedblue   Sep-27-07 12:23 AM   #22 
  - I want to thank everyone who's participated on this thread  cali   Sep-27-07 12:29 AM   #23 
  - Didn't General Eisenhower visit the camps to be a prover that it happened?  WilliamPitt   Sep-27-07 12:38 AM   #25 
  - OK,, Will  cali   Sep-27-07 12:43 AM   #26 
  - Half a beer.  WilliamPitt   Sep-27-07 12:48 AM   #29 
  - The Nazis themselves did a fine job of proving it happened.  piesRsquare   Sep-27-07 12:57 AM   #32 
     - Frankly, I don't think  cali   Sep-27-07 01:07 AM   #36 
     - Ummm...  piesRsquare   Sep-27-07 01:44 AM   #41 
        - I sincerely hope you normally do a better job  cali   Sep-27-07 02:00 AM   #45 
        - Not To Hijack This Discussion On A Tangential Point  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-27-07 05:13 AM   #61 
           - Terezin/Theresienstadt served multiple purposes  piesRsquare   Sep-27-07 06:24 AM   #66 
     - Himmler's own words:  piesRsquare   Sep-27-07 02:05 AM   #47 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-27-07 01:29 AM   #38 
  - You mean Raphael Johnson who's "work" is posted on Jew Watch  cali   Sep-27-07 01:45 AM   #42 
  - And here's a bit about the original publisher of....  aaronbees   Sep-27-07 02:06 AM   #49 
  - "Slimy Shit"--BWAHAHAHA!  piesRsquare   Sep-27-07 02:07 AM   #50 
  - Good lord...I feel like I need a bleach shower after opening  bullwinkle428   Sep-27-07 09:27 AM   #76 
  - I See Granite  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-27-07 03:51 AM   #54 
  - Yikes!  LeftishBrit   Sep-27-07 06:29 AM   #69 
  - Yeah, yeah, it's well known.  Beerboy   Sep-27-07 02:02 AM   #46 
  - Hmmmm  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-27-07 04:59 AM   #58 
  - And also,  Beerboy   Sep-27-07 02:06 AM   #48 
  - Alright, well perhaps this'll have meaning:  piesRsquare   Sep-27-07 02:21 AM   #51 
  - And don't forget..  Jaap   Sep-27-07 05:20 AM   #62 
  - You're so wrong..  Jaap   Sep-27-07 05:23 AM   #64 
  - A word on the Romani people.  Chovexani   Sep-27-07 06:11 AM   #65 
  - Important post  LeftishBrit   Sep-27-07 06:26 AM   #68 
  - I didn't see any trivialization at all!  piesRsquare   Sep-27-07 06:37 AM   #70 
  - Agree; this subject is too little known -- though there was a book some time back on the issue .  defendandprotect   Sep-27-07 04:15 PM   #86 
  - Thank you!  lastliberalintexas   Sep-27-07 05:22 PM   #91 
  - Great post; important to remember all this!  LeftishBrit   Sep-27-07 06:25 AM   #67 
  - Allow me a measured dissent...  JackRiddler   Sep-27-07 12:26 PM   #77 
  - Actually, it the euthanasia program did NOT wipe out the entire  cali   Sep-27-07 02:50 PM   #79 
  - The "Lebensraum" concept was always directed at Slavic neighbors,  Jed Dilligan   Sep-27-07 03:52 PM   #82 
  - Keep in mind, Germany was 90% "Christian" . . . 70% Catholic . . ..  defendandprotect   Sep-27-07 04:14 PM   #85 
  - You're reading into the OP, that which is not there  cali   Sep-27-07 04:34 PM   #87 
     - Who the fuck is Finklestein? nt  Jed Dilligan   Sep-27-07 04:36 PM   #88 
        - Sorry, I directed my  cali   Sep-27-07 05:12 PM   #90 
        - A Very Controversial Holocaust Scholar  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-27-07 06:47 PM   #95 
           - Is "controversial" supposed to be the Mark of Cain?  JackRiddler   Sep-28-07 10:10 AM   #108 
  - Action T-4 predates the Jewish Holocaust  PDenton   Sep-27-07 07:52 PM   #99 
 

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