Historical Persecution of the Jews Quickly Becoming Meaningless

Victims of an actual pogrom in Zhytomyr, Ukraine, 1919. Photo: Slava Katamidze Collection/Getty Images

The minor uproar over Sarah Palin's use of the term "blood libel" is "simply the latest round of an ongoing pogrom against conservative thinkers," an intentionally provocative Washington Times editorial insists today. So, who will be the first person to compare criticism of Sarah Palin to the Holocaust? [USAT]