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Propogandist Glenn Beck: On the Side of Fascists Against Freedom Loving Holocaust Jews!

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Beck and George Soros - Beck's Hate Machine at Work

Beck's Hate machine at Work

While I am not a fan of Zionism as practiced in Israel these days, I unequivocally hate anti-Semitism. That is why I stand with Simon Greer, President and CEO of Jewish Funds for Justice, and the many other Rabbis who condemn Glenn Beck for his evil and vitriolic hatred of George Soros. In a letter to followers, Simon Greer writes:

No one who truly understands “the sensitivity and sacred nature” of the Holocaust would deliberately and grotesquely mischaracterize the experience of a 13-year-old Jew in Nazi-occupied Hungary whose father hid him with a non-Jewish family to keep him alive. Many other Jews survived the attempted extermination of the Jewish people by changing their identities and hiding with Righteous Gentiles. With today’s falsehoods, Beck has engaged in a form of Holocaust revisionism.

I have had the privilege recently of getting to know George Soros. During our conversations, he made it clear that his experience surviving the Holocaust seared a simple but profound truth in his brain. Jews suffer in nationalist societies and thrive in open societies. When he began his philanthropy, it was driven by this insight. It’s why he named his foundation the Open Society Institute. This year alone, he has donated $700 million in an effort to make the world safe for all outsiders, to protect the weak from being preyed on by the powerful. It is what motivated one of his sons to pursue a PhD in Jewish Studies, with a focus on Modern European Jewish history.

Anyone who understands the hatred Jews experienced throughout European history, the extraordinarily hate-filled prejudice Jews suffered in Germany following WWI that produced the Brown Shirt’s Kristallnact, not to mention the horrors and fear Jewish parents experienced in trying to save their children from Nazi Death Camps would be appalled by what Beck has said in his personal hatred of a man who as a young boy undoubtedly lived in fear each and every day and cried each night over the loss of his beloved momma and papa.

In the 1100s, at the same time King Richard and the King of France sought financial help from the Jewish community to finance their Crusades, Jewish families were being slaughtered and having their property confiscated. In Spain during the 15th Century, Jews were driven out of Spain, after being forced to relinquish everything they owned and were later burned just for secretly practicing Judaism or being Jewish.

In Italy between the 15th and 20th Centuries, Jews lived in “ghettos”, communities walled off from the rest of Italian society so they couldn’t infect Italians with their so-called “vile”beliefs.

As Europe blew up in the late 1930s, Jewish neighbors were turned over to the Nazis. Suddenly friends became enemies. Jews once again became scapegoats for the depression Europe and which the entire world experienced. Jews the Christ killers, they were again called. Jews who believed in education and frugality and community became the enemy. Jews the hated other.

In the Americas turned away ships loaded with German Jewish refugees, leaving them to die aboard the ships or return to Germany to certain death. Thousands died on those ships while they searched for a safe harbor.

Meanwhile, in France, Jewish children were hidden as Christians in Catholic schools and homes. In England, Jewish children were taken in by Anglican families – and became family. In Japan, the government took in shiploads of escaping Jews and protected them from Nazi Germany, defying Germany’s edicts to turn them over to Germany. Freedom loving and friendly Hungarians and Checks and Romanians hid Jewish children from the Nazis and their neighbors.

Soros knew and dealt with the worst mankind offers up to others. He lived through the worst of humankind and learned the best of human spirit. Having lived through all that he did, fighting against the fascist Eastern Europen regimes marks the true character of his Christian spirit and his belief in humankind.

Yes, he’s a billionaire, but so what? Do we hate billionaires because they are rich or because they behave egregiously? Is it not better that Soros expends his billions to promote liberty and freedom worldwide to defeat fascism for all than spending it all on himself?

Nevertheless, Beck hates Soros, when by all rights according to Beck’s philosophy, he should be hailing Soros’ dedication to freedom, liberty, and justice for all – the very hallmarks of America.

Obviously, Beck’s hatred of freedom and liberty and justice for all hold no bounds and his limits of self-glorification are beyond measure. It’s said that when fascism comes to America, it will come wrapped in a flag and carrying a cross. Is Beck the new face of fascism?

Beck would have fit well into the Nazi propaganda machine…it differs little from the tactics the Nazis used. Pick an enemy whether it’s Jews or liberalism or the commonweal (the common good), or something else, and make an enemy of the people of that group or that person. Lie, distort the truth, and above all create a scapegoat within the ranks of your enemy. That’s propaganda at it’s finest…and what every fascist, dictatorial government, throughout human history, has used to dehumanize a chosen enemy.

When Beck attacks a man who suffered the worst that humanity can spit out – one who seeks to free society at large from those despotic evils – Beck reveals himself as an evil being. He is not a Christian, as Christ would be reviled by him. He is not a true Christ and Jewish-loving Mormon because Mormons of good spirit would turn their backs on his hatred.

Beck is a self-centered, self-important purveyor of hate propaganda, no different than the Nazi propaganda purveyors of the 1930s and ‘40s. Listening to him – and those like him – poisons America and destroys her international standing among the world’s nations. As with Neo-Nazis, we must turn our backs to him and refuse to listen to him.

I stand with Simon Greer:

Beck’s words have consequences. They advance a world view that ultimately places Jews like Soros in the crosshairs, not unlike what we saw with Father Coughlin in the 1930s or the John Birch Society in the 1950s. Byron Williams, a Beck acolyte who recently engaged in a shoot-out with police on his way to kill “people of importance at the Tides Foundation and the ACLU,” shares his hero’s hatred of Soros and other “progressives.” Given the more than 40 percent of Jews self-identify as liberal, this hatred targets us.

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Written by Valerie Curl

November 13, 2010 at 7:07 PM

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  1. Propogandist Glenn Beck: On the Side of Fascists Against Freedom ……

    Here at World Spinner we are debating the same thing……

    World Spinner

    November 13, 2010 at 10:26 PM

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