world is to increase controversy and therefore readership, serve as a lightnening rod for anti-semites and validate their thinking. The self serving article is smut. The Holocaust is commemorated because it was a tragic event in Jewish life and will not be forgotten. Who better to represent the Jewish people other than the Jewish State of Israel who's raison d'etre is that such a tragety will never happen again.
from the article: Holocaust remembrance is a boon for Israeli propaganda