Argument: Holocaust denial opens doors to harmful, non-factual views
- Debate: Criminalization of Holocaust denial - pro argument.
David Oshinsky and Michael Curtis of Rutgers University: "If one group advertises that the Holocaust never happened, another can buy space to insist that American Blacks were never enslaved. The stakes are high because college newspapers may soon be flooded with ads that present discredited assertions as if they were part of normal historical debate. If the Holocaust is not a fact, then nothing is a fact...."