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The Auschwitz concentration camp after its liberation in 1945 by Soviet troops in Oswiecim, Poland.

Nations built on lies

DURING WORLD WAR II, some people in Poland cheered the Nazis and helped them kill Jews.   Saying so is now a crime in Poland. A new law imposes prison terms of up the three years for anyone who asserts “that the Polish nation or the Republic of Poland is responsible or co-responsible for Nazi crimes.” The purpose […]

Democracy, when it suits us

Democracy, when it suits us

DEMOCRACY IS DISINTEGRATING in Venezuela, and American leaders are outraged. Our vociferous ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, denounced a recent constitutional referendum in Venezuela as a “sham” and “another step toward dictatorship.” Senators Marco Rubio and Bob Menendez asserted that the leftist Venezuelan government has created a “lawless environment,” and demanded that the […]