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    • democrat
    • 10.11.07 | 01:29 (IST)

    That's absolutely ridiculous. They agree that the holocaust existed, but they also agree that people should not be jailed for what they say. It's as simple as that. And though I disagree with much of what Sama said, I agree with him that Jews cannot keep expecting to be treated differently. I really think sometimes that's what's gotten Jews into trouble in the past. But that's beside the point. The point is that people should be jailed for what they say in the western world, in fact, it shouldn't even be a crime. You want to deny the holocaust? So what? That just makes you look stupid. If someone denies the Holocaust the reaction shouldn't be "let's jail him," it should simply be to laugh at him and then forget about the fool.

    from the article: Spanish court rules out jail sentences for Holocaust denial
    First published 00:00 09.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 09.11.07
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