President Obama infuriated the leaders of Poland on Tuesday while honoring Jan Karski with the Medal of Freedom. He said Karski smuggled into a “Polish death camp” to see the Holocaust. (Um, no, that’s a Nazi death camp located in Poland). Despite the international incident, ABC, CBS, and NBC aired nothing on the gaffe.
But shamelessly, ABC’s Good Morning America and NBC’s Today both found “news” in the scoop-let that the [...]
US President Barack Obama’s description of a Nazi German Holocaust site as a “Polish death camp” shocked Poland, whose leaders insist the record be set straight 67 years after World War II.
Obama on Tuesday labeled the Nazi facility used to process Jews for extermination as a “Polish death camp.” The White House later said the president “misspoke” and expressed “regret”.
The linguistic faux pas overshadowed Obama’s posthumous award of the highest US civilian [...]
474-year-old painting stolen by Nazis given to owner’s heirs
By Ian Johnston, msnbc.com
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A painting – nearly five centuries old and worth millions – that was taken by the Nazis in World War II has been returned to the heirs of its original Jewish owner by U.S. officials.
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Nazi concentration camp guard John Demjanjuk has died at the age of 91.
Ukrainian-born Demjanjuk was a guard at Sobibor camp in Nazi-occupied Poland.
The retired car-plant worker from Ohio was deported to Germany and convicted in Munich in May last year of 28,060 counts of being an accessory to murder and sentenced to five years in jail.
Police said John Demjanjuk passed away at a care home in southern Germany where he was staying.
Here is what I know, we have the enemy belligerents act of 2010 which allows the president to declare anyone anywhere an ememy belligerent without evidence, which means you are not protected by the constitution because you are not a citizen. And now we have a bill coming to the floor that would define the USA as a battlefield and Citizens as the enemy and would authorize indefinite military detention [...]
PARIS (Reuters) – Fashion designer John Galliano will attend in person his trial on Wednesday over charges he hurled anti-Semitic insults at customers in a cafe in a series of outbursts that have wrecked a towering career.
Galliano, 50, was fired as creative director for fashion empire Dior in March after a video surfaced online showing him, apparently inebriated, telling a woman he “loved Hitler” and [...]
MUNICH – John Demjanjuk has left Munich’s Stadelheim prison after a judge ordered him released pending an appeal of his conviction for serving as a guard at a Nazi death camp.
Stadelheim director Michael Stumf said Demjanjuk left the prison on Friday for a nursing home in the greater Munich area. He refused to give further details, citing Demjanuk’s request for privacy.
Demjanjuk has been held in Stadelheim [...]
Convicted … John Demjanjuk
A 91-YEAR-OLD former Nazi death camp guard has been found guilty of helping to kill thousands of Jews.
Evil John Demjanjuk, from Ohio, US, was convicted by a German court of acting as an accessory to murder.
Demjanjuk sat in a wheelchair before the judges as they announced their verdict, but showed no reaction.
The court sentenced him to five years in prison. Demjanjuk’s defence team has [...]