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The Conversation - Indonesia (via the Good Men Project) featured Dyson Professor Adam Klein’s column "How To Fight Holocaust Denial in Social Media – With the Evidence of What Really Happened"

01/21/2021

The Conversation - Indonesia (via the Good Men Project) featured Dyson Professor Adam Klein’s column "How To Fight Holocaust Denial in Social Media – With the Evidence of What Really Happened"

One in four American millennials believe the Holocaust was exaggerated or entirely made up, according to a recent national survey that sought to find out what young adults know about the genocide of nearly 6 million Jews at the hands of Nazis some 80 years ago.

That startling statistic was cited as one of the main reasons that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg decided in October to finally ban Holocaust denial across the social network. Denying the Holocaust ever happened is an enduring form of anti-Semitic propaganda that attempts to deny or minimize the atrocities committed by the Nazis against the Jews during World War II.

Read the full Conversation article.