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Mon Apr 8, 2019, 02:38 PM

Anti-Vaxxers Are Now Comparing Themselves to Holocaust Victims in A Bizarre Protest Movement

Alex Henderson, AlterNet
08 APR 2019 AT 12:45 ET

Some members of the anti-vaccine movement have recently been wearing a yellow Star of David as a method of protesting against vaccine requirements in the United States. And the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is speaking out against this practice, declaring in an official statement that it “trivializes the experiences of the survivors and victims of the Holocaust.”

The ADL quoted its leader, Jonathan A. Greenblatt, as saying, “The Holocaust was a unique event in human history. European Jews were forced to wear yellow Stars of David by the Nazis as a kind of scarlet letter—a form of persecution and forced exclusion from society. It is simply wrong to compare the plight of Jews during the Holocaust to that of anti-vaxxers.”

Greenblatt added that “groups advancing a political or social agenda should be able to assert their ideas without trivializing the memory of the six million Jews slaughtered in the Holocaust.”

The ADL, in its April 5 article, noted that anti-vaccine activist Del Bigtree used Holocaust-era imagery during a recent event in Austin, Texas—and that the Auschwitz Memorial and Museum in Poland has vehemently criticized him for doing so. The Memorial/Museum asserted that equating “extermination camps like #Auschwitz” with “vaccination that saves human lives” is “a symptom of intellectual and moral degeneration.”

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Mon Apr 8, 2019, 08:03 PM

1. When Greenblat, and the ADL,

Comes out denouncing leftist pundits holly wood celebs, and lefty in general, for calling anyone right of Mao, a nazi.
He may be worth a listen, till then, not so much.

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Tue Apr 9, 2019, 11:28 AM

2. So I wonder how many of them

are being forced at gunpoint to board death trains based on who they are.

And how many are being gassed or shot or tortured based on who they are.


If they choose not to vaccinate their kids, they deserve all the scorn society wants to heap on them. And they're still alive in the end.

Idiots

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