Let's just say that global warming deniers are now on a par with Holocaust deniers.— Ellen Goodman
Informative Holocaust Deniers quotations
Fox [News] is far and away the extreme example.
They'll have a known holocaust denier debating a holocaust survivor.
If I do an interview with [Holocaust survivor] Elie Wiesel, am I required as a journalist to find a Holocaust denier?
An Inconvenient Truth is so convincing that it makes opposers of the argument as credible as Holocaust deniers.
There are many more traits that the climate deniers share with the creationists and Holocaust deniers and others who distort the truth.
There are bound to be deniers. Whenever you set up a thesis there's bound to be somebody who comes the opposite way …like Holocaust deniers.
A lot of them complain because they say the word denial puts them in the same bin as holocaust deniers. That's too bad. But the thing is, they do have something in common: a denial of evidence and of scientific consensus.
The climate-change deniers are rapidly ending up with as much intellectual credibility as creationists and Flat Earthers. They are nudging close to having the moral credibility of Holocaust deniers.
Would PBS go so far as to give air time to an even more extreme kind of disinformer, a Holocaust denier?
Climate deniers are less immoral than Holocaust deniers, although they are undoubtedly more dangerous.
The obvious reductio ad absurdum is Holocaust deniers: Should their perspective be provided, for "balance," any time someone writes about the Holocaust?
Would the media insist on having a Holocaust-denier to balance any report about the Second Word War?
The Holocaust was the most evil crime ever committed.
David Irving is under arrest in Austria for Holocaust denial.
Perhaps there is a case for making climate change denial an offence - it is a crime against humanity after all.
Almost everywhere, climate change denial now looks as stupid and as unacceptable as Holocaust denial.
It is deeply pejorative to call someone a "climate change denier".
This is because it is a phrase designedly reminiscent of the idea of Holocaust Denial.
Jean-Marie Le Pen is a holocaust denier who was convicted and fined for dismissing Nazi concentration camps as a, quote, "Detail in History." But he kept running this anti-immigrant, anti-Semitic, populist unapologetic xenophobic far right party in French politics.
There is no way a non-Jew could say what I did in 'The Holocaust Industry' without being labelled a Holocaust denier. I am labelled a Holocaust denier, too.
I probably wouldn't have done [ Fred Leuchter story] if it was just a story about an executioner or a holocaust denier, but the combination of the two elements was irresistible. So yeah, I find it strange that there are so many people out there now.
Creationists and Holocaust deniers are both very similar - both are denying what is a perfectly manifest fact. In the case of Holocaust deniers it's more recent history, but in both cases the evidence - in favour of the Holocaust and evolution - is simply overwhelming. That doesn't mean they are morally or politically equivalent. But they are equivalent in denying history.
The Holocaust deniers, some say it never happened.
But more say, "Oh, yeah, millions were killed, but it wasn't directed at the Jews. They didn't suffer specially compared to anybody else." They try to downplay it.
I had some people say to me, you don`t - you wouldn`t give air time to a holocaust denier. Why bother covering if [Donald Trump] tweet is totally crazy?
My mom, for most of her life, was a Holocaust denier.
And it was terrible for the entire family to have to deal with until, finally, a couple years ago, we had an intervention. And we had a rabbi come into the home, had him walk her through the history of the Jewish people, and then he made her watch "Schindler's List." And after that, my mom did a complete 180. Now she can't believe it only happened once.
I would like to say we're at a point where global warming is impossible to deny.
Let's just say that global warming deniers are now on a par with Holocaust deniers, though one denies the past and the other denies the present and future.
I do think it's often a mistake to call them climate skeptics.
I think they're deniers, just as I think president Ahmadinejad of iran who claims not to believe that the Holocaust occurred.