MSNBC removes Buchanan’s Hitler column following Jewish complaint
MSNBC removes Buchanan column defending Hitler
Jewish Telegraphic Agency Thursday, 3 September 2009
WASHINGTON — MSNBC took down the Pat Buchanan column
defending Hitler’s actions hours after a Jewish group urged its
The National Jewish Democratic Council had released a statement
Thursday imploring MSNBC to remove the article from its Web site.
Buchanan, a conservative pundit, had alleged that Hitler did not
want war and that the Allies’ actions were unnecessary.
“MSNBC took the responsible action” in removing the column, NJDC
President David Harris said in a statement.
“No worthy news organization should employ and promote a
commentator who engages in such vile fiction,” he said. “This sort
of historical revisionism is deplorable.”
Buchanan has been accused in the past of making racially insensitive
and anti-Semitic comments.
FOR THE ORIGINAL ARTICLE SEE:
“Did Hitler want war?”
removes Buchanan’s Hitler