Author Launches Israel @ 70 Series at Manhattan East Synagogue

by Martin Barillas New York Times best-selling historian Edwin Black, author of IBM and the Holocaust, appears March 20 at 7 PM at Manhattan East Synagogue to launch a 15-city lecture series outlining Israel’s history from ancient times to its most recent diplomatic dilemmas. No PowerPoint or slide show is used. Instead, as many as…

GOP, ADL Don’t Challenge Nazi

Commentary by Sanford D. Horn Much to the posturing protestations by the Illinois state Republican Party and the Anti-Defamation League, a self-avowed Holocaust denier is set to become the GOP nominee for the United States Congress in the Third District in the Land of Lincoln. The 70-year-old political gadfly, whose name was not to be…

Poland Tries to Deny History with Anti-Semitic Revision

Never have George Santayana’s immortal words been more meaningful than they are today following Poland’s decision to make it state policy that they had nothing to do with the deaths of  6 million innocent Jews during the Holocaust. “Those who cannot remember the past are doomed to relive it,” wrote Santayana, with a line that…