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    • Jason
    • 26.07.10 | 22:41 (IDT)

    Hitler was an evil man and the Jews (and many other groups) were victims of his evil ideology. However, I do think it would be fascinating to see a film that examined the "historical context" of World War II, including the effect of the World War I peace treaties and how they helped to create a vacuum that allowed the rise of Hitler and the Nazi party (and so on.) - but Oliver Stone just doesn't have the talent for such a rigorous task. And his "it's all the fault of the Jews" thing is just stupid. Maybe, someday, a genuinely intelligent, talented filmmaker will come along and attempt to do such a thing ("The White Ribbon" was an excellent film exploring some of the factors that may have helped lead to the rise of the Nazi party - but it's focus is rather different than what Stone seems to be suggesting here.)

    from the article: Oliver Stone: Jewish control of the media is preventing free Holocaust debate
    First published 09:48 26.07.10 | Last updated 09:48 26.07.10
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