Step Right Up: Your Jew Free Holocaust

“An Incredibly Inclusive Group”

The Dead at Buchenwald

Today’s news may be dominated by Trump’s bungled attempt to institute a religiously based ban on Muslims entering the US, but as New York Magazine (NYM) points out, the White House offered up a  “Jew-less Holocaust Remembrance” on Friday, a nice bit of airbrushing.

Perhaps the team over at the White House missed their school lesson on the Final Solution.

Perhaps not.

NYM also quoted US Senator Tim Kaine, (D-VA), “that downplaying the Nazis’ anti-Semitism is often a feature of Holocaust denial.”

The Alt-Right has settled in quite nicely at the Trump White House.

Reince Priebus, White House Chief of Staff, said “If we could wipe [the Holocaust] off the history books, we would, but we can’t,” on Meet the Press.

Or maybe they can, by slowly reducting the Holocaust to just a really tough time for a bunch of unlucky folks.

In an act of effective collaboration, the Republican Jewish Coalition said,“The lack of a direct statement about the suffering of the Jewish people during the Holocaust was an unfortunate omission.”

Unfortunate?

My, such strong language.

And, Hope Hicks, a White House spokesperson, said, “Despite what the media reports, we are an incredibly inclusive group and we took into account all of those who suffered.”

I feel better, already.

Don’t you?

 

 

 

 

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