A famous painting by Leonardo de Mango, showing the stoning of the Christian population of Siirt in 1915.Wikipedia You may have heard of the Armenian genocide. You’ve probably heard of Stalin’s starvation of the Ukrainians, and the atrocities committed by the European empires in Africa.

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Why Does No-one Remember the Assyrian Victims of Turkey's Christian Holocaust?

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A discussion on trying to make sense of and assertively respond to Holocaust denial is one of the events of the …

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The French comedian Dieudonne demonstrating the quenelle, a Nazi-like gesture he created whose popularity has soared in France. (YouTube)/JTA A little over a year after a French court forced Twitter to remove some anti-Semitic content, experts say the ruling has had a ripple effect, leading other Internet companies to act more aggressively against hate speech in an effort to avoid lawsuits. The 2013 ruling by the Paris Court of Appeals settled a lawsuit brought the year before by the Union of Jewish Students of France over the hashtag #UnBonJuif, which means a good Jew and which was used to index thousands of anti-Semitic comments that violated Frances law against hate speech

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After Twitter ruling, tech firms increasingly toe Europes line on hate speech

A discussion on trying to make sense of and assertively respond to Holocaust denial is one of the events of the 11th annual Holocaust Education Week in the Halifax region.

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Holocaust denial among issues at weeklong event

'Rwanda's Untold Story' criticised of President Kagame and revived allegations that his Rwanda Patriotic Front was behind the downing of a plane that triggered the genocide.

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BBC Rwanda genocide documentary claims Tutsis were to blame for starting massacre

In one of the most outspoken attacks on Ukip by a Labour frontbencher, Mr Umunna said a Calypso song released by Ukip, sung in a faux-Caribbean accent, was distasteful, adding: A lot of people have said they think its racist. I dont know whether his intention was to be racist

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Chuka Umunna on Ukip: vile, abhorrent and un-British

Robert Iwaszkiewicz’s has joined Eurosceptic EFDD group led by Farage Move means it has enough members to increase funding and standing Board of Deputies of British Jews said it was ‘gravely concerned’ by deal NIgel Farage forced to insist he has never met or spoken to Iwaszkiewicz By John Stevens for the Daily Mail Published: 11:56 EST, 21 October 2014 | Updated: 02:12 EST, 22 October 2014 635 shares 791 View comments Nigel Farage faced fury from Jewish community leaders today after he formed a pact with a Polish MEP whose party leader has been accused of denying the Holocaust to get EU funding. The Board of Deputies of British Jews said it was ‘gravely concerned’ by Ukip’s deal to accept a member of the Polish Congress of the new Right (KNP) into its grouping in the European Parliament. Robert Iwaszkiewicz’s decision to join the Eurosceptic EFDD (Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy) group headed by Mr Farage means it has enough members to increase its funding and standing in the parliament.

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Jewish fury after Ukip's Nigel Farage forms a pact with Holocaust deniers to secure funding from the EU

The backlash followed an announcement by Mr Farage that a space in the party’s EFDD group created after a Latvian MEP left last week had been refilled by Mr Iwaszkiewic. The appointment paves the way for the group to get significant EU funding and committee posts, with European Parliament rules demanding party blocs have at least 25 MEPs from seven different countries. However Board of Deputies vice President Jonathan Arkush criticised Ukip, saying groups like the KNP should be “roundly rejected”

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Jewish group attacks Nigel Farage's decision to partner Ukip with controversial Polish MEP

Nigel Farage has been condemned for getting in to bed with a party led by Holocaust denier in a move which risks Ukip's credibility.

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Ukip: British Jews Angered by Nigel Farage's EU Alliance with Polish Holocaust Denial Party

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Ukip leader Nigel Farage has come under fire from leaders of Britain's Jewish community over his link up with a member of a controversial right-wing Polish party in order to save his grouping in the European Parliament.

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Farage under fire over Ukip allies