The Memory of the Dead - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Steve Grumman
    • 18.04.12 | 15:36 (IDT)

    There is nothing more sacred than the memory of those who have passed on. And it is right and just to give full respect to that memory. Israeli politicians and their allies in organizations like the AIPAC have done nothing short of absolutely disrespect and drag the memory of those killed in Europe in WWII. They have dishonored the Jewish dead by politicizing their murder in Hitler's death camps, all for political gain. They have dishonored the 20-30 million others who died in that horrible era by denying the importance of their deaths in a still cruder and more disgraceful way of attempting to gather attention. Shame on them. Shame on their cause. Shame on those who support them!

    from the article: Israeli and world leaders must stop using the Holocaust for political goals
    First published 14:13 18.04.12 | Last updated 14:13 18.04.12
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