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Deborah Lipstadt

Deborah Lipstadt, the renowned Holocaust historian, is the author of the forthcoming book Antisemitism Here and Now. Photo: Osnat Perelshtein.
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By Ben Sales, JTA The advance copies of Deborah Lipstadt’s new book, Antisemitism Here and Now, display a cover photo of a white supremacist carrying a tiki torch. But that iconic image of the August 2017 white power rally in Charlottesville, Va. could now be replaced by another one: Police

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Prof. Deborah Lipstadt. Photo: Emory University.
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Speaker for Federation Presidents Dinner hopes film clarifies that ‘Holocaust denial is not an opinion’ By Anne Joseph, The Times of Israel “Oh, I’m having a good time!” laughs historian and professor Deborah Lipstadt when asked how she is. “Nothing I did prepared me for the trial and nothing I

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Deborah Lipstadt (R) and actor Rachel Weisz, who plays the historian in Denial. Liam Daniel/Beeker St.
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By Gary Rosenblatt, The Jewish Week Sixteen years ago, a few days before the verdict was announced in the British case in which Jewish studies professor Deborah Lipstadt stood accused of defaming Holocaust denier David Irving, she told me that though her life “had been disrupted…for several years, I feel I

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Photos and Story by Marshall Weiss, The Dayton Jewish Observer COLUMBUS — Visibly moved by the testimony of a Holocaust survivor, Ohio Gov. John Kasich called for a monument at the Ohio Statehouse during the annual Governor’s Holocaust Commemoration three years ago. “Let’s construct something that can teach people about

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