Friday, July 25, 2014

As Reason’s editor defends its racist history, here’s a copy of its holocaust denial “special issue” | PandoDaily

As Reason’s editor defends its racist history, here’s a copy of its holocaust denial “special issue” | PandoDaily: As someone who has spent the past few months doing precisely that — including many hours spent in public libraries, digging through microfiche copies of issues that (for reasons that will become obvious) are not available online — it seems to me that digging more into Reason’s past is the last thing Welch should want anyone to do. Astonishingly, in February 1976, Reason dedicated an entire “special issue” to promoting Holocaust deniers, under the guise of so-called “historical revisionism.” How horrifying is it? You can judge for yourself — the whole thing is embedded below.

Thursday, June 26, 2014