The pair, a French historian and Holocaust survivor and his German-born wife, have been made special envoys and honorary abassadors by the organization
New Hampshire philosophy professor wrote in March that in his 1941 meeting with the Nazi leader, the Mufti insisted on the Final Solution.
Instead of explaining why he has shattered any chance of a peace agreement with the Palestinians, Benjamin Netanyahu prefers to blame them for everything – including the Holocaust.
Carmen Bretin Lindemann says popular accounts of history were 'written by the Jews' and aren't true; Eichmann 'obeyed orders and did not personally kill anyone,' she says.
But bizarre Holocaust revisionism casts new doubt on past moves, including controversial Congress speech and odd silence at UN.
Long before Netanyahu's Hitler-Mufti comments, David Ben-Gurion and Menachem Begin made extensive use of the Holocaust for political and propaganda purposes.
The Israeli prime minister and the organization he addressed are frozen in the pre-state past.
Those not well versed in history can be excused for cheap Holocaust analogies, but what can one say when the leader of the Jewish state relies on this tactic?
Benjamin Netanyahu caused a storm this week when he claimed that the Mufti of Jerusalem gave Hitler the idea for the Final Solution in 1941. Here’s what the official documentation reveals.
One would expect more judicious words from the son of an important historian.