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Holocaust and Genocide Articles

Holocaust and Genocide Articles

The Peto thesis is, at best, an extended opinion piece
By Karen Mock, James Morton and Howard Tenenbaum
Tuesday, December 21, 2010
The Canadian Jewish News

We have carefully read Jennifer Peto's controversial master's thesis, The Victimhood of the Powerful: White Jews, Zionism and the Racism of Hegemonic Holocaust Education.

After considerable thought and discussion, we have concluded the thesis is a profoundly problematic and flawed document.

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Film Critics David Denby and Roger Ebert take another look at
Claude Lanzmann's "Shoah"

"Shoah" and a new view of history.
by David Denby
January 10, 2011
The New Yorker

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