DAMNED - The MS St. Louis

There are times when you can shoehorn a historical event into a present day narrative for political purposes...and then there's the MS St. Louis. On 13 May 1939, more than 900 Jews fled Nazi Germany aboard a luxury cruise liner, the MS St Louis. Hoping to reach Cuba and then travel to the US, they were turned away in Havana, the United States, and Canada before being forced to return to Europe - where more than 250 then died at Nazi hands. Let's learn from history and not let it happen again, okay?

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Show Notes:

The MS St. Louis

No we weren't right, there are only 27.

Antonin Scalia

What is going on right now.

The little butt wipe known as Hitler

A list of genocides by death toll

Kristallnacht

The Republic of Cuba

Western Front of World War II

Generalissimo Francisco Franco is still dead

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