It's not about free speech. It's about hate speech. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Zvi
    • 04.03.10 | 16:00 (IST)

    If it were just about people pretending that history didn't happen or that the earth was flat, there wouldn't be an issue. People can, after all, be very stupid. But Holocaust denial is always accompanied by the charge that the Holocaust (one of the most extensively documented and conclusively proven crimes in the history of the human race) was invented by the Jews, and from there descends further and further into hate speech. It's not free speech. It's hate speech. Shut it down.

    from the article: Austria far-rightist's presidential bid draws ire of local Jews
    First published 14:23 02.03.10 | Last updated 14:24 02.03.10
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