Best Witness: The Mel Mermelstein Affair and the Triumph of by Michael Collins Piper

By Michael Collins Piper

Slicing via veritable mountains of incorrect information and silence, this is often the ebook that describes the little-known trial of Mel Mermelstein vs. the establishment for old evaluation and Libery foyer. operating from a six-foot pile of sworn depositions, courtroom filings and trial files, the writer confronts the main untouchable factor of our day, the so-called "Holocaust" of six hundreds of thousands Jews by way of the Nazis. Neither the writer, Michael Collins Piper, nor the IHR nor Liberty foyer "deny the Holocaust". yet they be aware of - as do all felony investigators and thousands of homicide secret enthusiasts - that actually within the details". And to get on the fact of the holocaust, allegedly the best crime of heritage, the main points must be recognized. The trial of the IHR and Liberty foyer turned the trial of Mel Mermelstein, because the reader will see. The ebook includes just a fraction of the total fact concerning the holocaust however it is critical hence. because it grew to become out, Mel Mermelstein, the self-described "best witness" to the holocaust, by way of 5 legislations agencies, the full press of the realm and a Jewish pass judgement on, got here out a foul loser opposed to associations with out institution help whatever and the hostility of the click. The booklet may be revelation to so much readers and a sour capsule to many that could have forgotten that during the United States those that debunk sacred cows have rights in addition to those that worship them.

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S. court of law. (6 ) The IHR had been specific on that point, but it seemed to have 1 / Reproduced in the Plaintiffs Mandatory Settlement Conference Brief in Mel Mermelstein v. Institute for Historical Review, et al, Case No. C-356-542. Superior Court of the State of California/County of Los Angeles, July 19, 1985. 2 / Ibid. 3 / Mermelstein, p. 279. 4 / Ibid, p. 280. , p. 281. 6 / IHR Newsletter, June, 1981. – 33 – BEST WITNESS / THE MEL MERMELSTEIN AFFAIR gone beyond Mermelstein's comprehension.

5 ) Confronted with the reality of a $17 million action – no matter how frivolous in fact – the IHR, with great difficulty, finally found an attorney willing to take the case and defend the IHR. Lawyers, including a self-styled "civil liberties" lawyer, did not relish the prospect of defending such a controversial case in the face of a heavy-handed national media onslaught against such a controversial client. Ultimately, Richard Fusilier, a former police officer, came aboard as the IHR's attorney after telling the IHR that if the institute couldn't find another attorney that he would, with very serious reservations, take the case.

47 – BEST WITNESS / THE MEL MERMELSTEIN AFFAIR look ridiculous. "The head of the 'committee' is 'Cornelius Sumner,' a pompous bigot who makes his case with superficially plausible but simplistic arguments. But 'Sumner' is portrayed as a dangerous man because the 'climate' and the 'world situation' are such that many gullible people are readily taken in by his smooth assertions. He is a bombastic television straw man whom the righteous 'Zagursky' has little trouble topping. "Of course," noted The Spotlight, "this media production totally ignores the reasoning of real life revisionist historians...

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