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Germany's far-right party has drawn controversial comparisons to Nazis and they're forcing the country to reconsider how it deals with the Holocaust

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Since the far-right Alternative for Germany party swept into federal and state parliament on a wave of anti-immigrant sentiment two years ago, the birthplace of Nazism has had to contend with a political party that tolerates Holocaust denialism, nationalist extremism, and racism.
In the US, critics of President Donald Trump have drawn comparisons between his administration and the Third Reich. In Germany, critics of the AfD regularly call the party's members Nazis.
Many historians and WWII experts find these comparisons simplistic and problematic.
"Not every racist is a Nazi - that's too...
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