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House Proceeding 03-11-08 on Mar 11th, 2008 :: 2:07:58 to 2:10:42
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Joseph Crowley

2:07:48 to 2:07:58( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Crowley: new york. this is an issue that has been in the forefront of his mind and action since he came to congress. and thank the sponsor of the legislation, mr. hastings, for bringing it to us today.

Shelley Berkley

2:07:58 to 2:08:12( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: madam speaker, i rise today in support of this resolution and in the hope that this archive will help the world remember the crimes committed in the holocaust and ease the pain of those

Shelley Berkley

2:07:58 to 2:10:42( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Shelley Berkley

Shelley Berkley

2:08:12 to 2:08:26( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: families who lost loved ones in the holocaust but to this day have no idea what happened to their families and their family members. we unfortunately find ourselves in an age when the absurdity

Shelley Berkley

2:08:26 to 2:08:40( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: of the holocaust denial is on the rise. when the leader of iran seeks to recreate hitler's acts, and when anti-semitic conspiracy theories are finding fertile ground all over the internet. at

Shelley Berkley

2:08:40 to 2:08:53( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: the meeting of the transatlantic dialogue last october in las vegas, abraham foxman, national director of the anti-defamation league, laid out for us the troubling resurgence of global anti-semitism

Shelley Berkley

2:08:53 to 2:09:09( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: not only in europe and in the middle east, but even here at home. conspiracy theories flourish, claiming jews control the media and the banking industry and jewish lobbies have too much power.

Shelley Berkley

2:09:09 to 2:09:24( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: the same old can nards -- can nards that have existed for all too long. mr. foxman reminded us these words and theories often serious anti-semitism disguised as anti-zion itch are too often

Shelley Berkley

2:09:24 to 2:09:39( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: used by hate groups to justify their actions. i'm sorry to say a newspaper article at my alma mater, the university of nevada, las vegas, just this week there was a horrible anti-semitic screed

Shelley Berkley

2:09:39 to 2:09:51( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: and anti-israel screed written by misinformed student that has created waives, shock waves across the las vegas community. as chairman of the transatlantic dialogue i believe i speak for

Shelley Berkley

2:09:51 to 2:10:01( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: all t.l.d. members when i say how grateful we are to our friends across the atlantic who have worked so hard to open these archives. may i have 30 seconds? the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman

Shelley Berkley

2:10:01 to 2:10:13( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: is recognized for 30 additional seconds. ms. berkley: it is my hope as this resolution states opening the historic record will be a vital contribution to the world's collective memory and

Shelley Berkley

2:10:13 to 2:10:20( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: understanding of the holocaust. we must do everything we canin to ensure that nothing like the holocaust ever happens again. not in europe, not in the 34idlee -- middle east, not in africa,

Shelley Berkley

2:10:20 to 2:10:31( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: not anywhere. e. i thank the gentleman again. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman yields back the balance of her time. the gentleman from illinois.

Shelley Berkley

2:10:31 to 2:10:42( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: mr. manzullo: i yield two minutes to the gentleman from california, mr. royce, the ranking member of the subcommittee on terrorism, nonproliferation and trade. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman

Edward R. Royce

2:10:42 to 2:10:57( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: from california is recognized for two minutes. f mr. royce: i appreciate that opportunity. opening these historical records on the holocaust at this time i think is absolutely vital for

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