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Making an important distinction

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in response to reader comment: Because the Gestapo only targeted Jews?!

Submitted by Michael S (United States), Apr 15, 2016 at 04:00

Shalom Uncle Vladdi

The Fascists, Nazis and their Arab and other allies certainly did do the most vile things -- vile, in my mind, because they raised their hand against the people of God. Donald Trump has not done this, nor has the Republican Party. That, to me, is why it cheapens the memory of the Shoah when a comparison is made between the two groups. God knows our thoughts; but He judges us according to our deeds; and the children are not to be judged according to the deeds of their fathers. We need to be careful, in making these distinctions; because an uncalled-for curse falls upon the one speaking it.

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