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From Tue Nov 28 17:57:01 PST 1995
Article: 14162 of alt.revisionism
From: (Ole Kreiberg)
Newsgroups: soc.culture.german,alt.revisionism
Subject: Re: The STASIS are watching us
Date: Tue, 28 Nov 1995 21:20:23 -0100
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In article , Martin Paegert wrote:
>Ole Kreiberg ( wrote:
>> The whole of mankind is supposed to learn something from that 
>> [by the holocaust], and I wonder what. Why are the 
>> atrocities of the Germans more important than the atrocities of other people? 
>The world did learn. A direct expression of what the world did learn is the 
>Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the UN (one of the founding 
>documents). What the world can and in my opinion should learn is to defend
>these rights by all means as long as the means do not violate the declared

Why can the world not learn something from what the communists did? More 
people died in communist camps than in nazi-camps. Why is it worse to kill 
people of racial reasons than of political reasons?

>You did mention Leuchter before. No petition would have been filed on him.
>Despite of his lack of expertise he just did doubt the holocaust could have
>been taken place and did present his "facts". They could not stand even the
>most simple tests, but as far as I know he never did state neo-nazistic
>views. As long as he does not, he will not violate German law. (Although it
>would violate German law to claim as engineer when being none as well as it
>would violate Germand law to declare to be a physician and never have approved
>as physician by any University.) 

How come that the Gunther Deckert, the leader of the NPD has been thrown into
prison? His party is not illegal and therefore not a nazi-party. 

>To spread out neo-nazstic ideas or views is not protected under the regulations
>of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights or by any other huaman rights
>document, as these views and ideas claim to violate the granted rights. 

  It is a grave flaw in the human rights, if the spread of neo-nazis is not
protected. If this is the case, I cannot take these human rigths seriously. 
The freedom of speech is for everyone even nazis, communists, Jews etc. 
The freedom of speech should be valid for either everyone or nobody, 
otherwise there would be no equality before the law. 

Ole Kreiberg

Truth alone triumphs. - Mundaka Upanisad 

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