A 93-year-old survivor of the Holocaust said the New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's previous commentary on concentration camps should be justified in removing her from Congress.
Ed Mosberg survived the concentration camps Plaszów and Mauthausen and is the only one of his family to survive the Nazi mass extermination of Jews. In June, Ocasio-Cortez compared illegal immigrant immigration and detention facilities to the United States for concentration camps in the Nazis.
"She was to be removed from the congress, she spread anti-Semitism, hatred and stupidity," says Mosberg New York Post . "The people on the border are not forced to be there ̵
"Her statement is vicious, it hurts many people. In the concentration camp we were not free. We were forced there by the Germans who executed and murdered people – it is not possible to compare," said Mosberg.
Ocasio -Cortez accused federal frontiers of driving concentration camps in a video on her Instagram.
"The US is running concentration camps on our southern border, and that's exactly what they are. They are concentration camps, "Ocasio-Cortez said." I will talk to the people who are concerned enough with humanity that "Never again" matters. "
Ocasio-Cortez has not apologized for the comparison, even though it was condemned by New York's Jewish community Freshman representative has continued to defend himself in statements and media appearances by trying to distinguish between concentration camps and death camps. concentration camp "Comparison.
" When we talk about concentration camps, if we also do not talk about Japanese internment, if we do not talk about farm war, if we do not talk about them many times, this has happened in the history of humanity we also delete these people's suffering, "she said.
Mosberg offered to give Ocasio-Cortez a tour of the camps he suffered and family members died in to teach her about the concepts history, "concentration camp."
"She was to be taught a lesson," Mosberg said. "If you're not there, you'll never know what happened. She doesn't want to learn – she's looking for excuses. I want to nominate her for the Nobel Prize in stupidity."