The historian, professor, and author on the importance of calling out Holocaust revisionist bullies, being portrayed on-screen by Rachel Weisz, and her favorite pair of oxfords
The Academy Award-winning actress and star of ‘Denial’ talks about her love for Simchat Torah, where to get the best heels, and her parents, who are both Holocaust survivors
The infamous Lipstadt-Irving libel battle gets a trim new David Hare film adaptation starring Rachel Weisz—just in time for the rise of Trump
The libel is only the latest anti-Semitic myth given voice by the Palestinian president, whose doctoral dissertation infamously denies the Holocaust
There is no punchline
The Holocaust denier and publisher of anti-Semitic drivel has died. We should have known the all-American better.
Plot centers on battle between Deborah Lipstadt and Nazi apologist David Irving
The ugly accusation that Jews ‘use’ the Shoah to drive nations to war migrates from the swamps of the right to the foreign policy left
Hate speech legislation a response to rise of neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party
Controversial 8th-grade exam prompt prompts disturbing responses
Anti-Defamation League’s new global study yields sobering conclusions
The assignment materials cited Holocaust deniers, and represent a gross failure of judgment—and historical awareness
The New York Times says the Palestinian leader’s position ‘shifted.’ It didn’t.
Europe’s approach to banning expression lets people feel good but does nothing to eradicate racism
A new book in France aims to set the record straight about national awareness of the horrors of the Shoah
Last week’s protest at a Buenos Aires Kristallnacht commemoration was a display of denial—and ignorance
Cases involving National Front leader Marine Le Pen, Holocaust denier Robert Faurisson, and death metal rocker Varg Vikernes
Mike Myers’ classic characters—plus Madonna and Babs—together in a buddy flick about anti-Semitism. What could go wrong?
It was only a matter of time before we heard this
It’s time to admit that banning Mein Kampf while allowing anti-Islam cartoons is a double-standard
Flags worthy of 21st-century Holocaust deniers
Plus, Keret’s thin abode, Facebook won’t delete denial pages, and more
Norman Finkelstein and Israel Shamir are not deniers; I chose this term instead
A few years ago, Israel Shamir’s anti-Israel vitriol would have been marginal and largely ignored. But in the age of WikiLeaks, a Holocaust-doubter can become a legitimate source of news. Part 2 of 2.
Israel Shamir is a slippery Holocaust-doubter whose anti-Semitic, anti-Israel views are—in the age of WikiLeaks—finding a new audience. Part 1 of 2.
The Arab Spring is liberating a generation from repressive political institutions, but the intellectual legacies of the regimes they are helping topple may be tougher to shake
Deborah Lipstadt’s Nextbook Press book is published today
Fifty years ago, Adolf Eichmann was tried for war crimes. In a new book from Nextbook Press, historian Deborah E. Lipstadt examines the proceedings that changed the way we think about genocide.
Holocaust denier uses Jewish named alter ego to defend self
Group confirms official association with Israel Shamir