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Anti-Defamation League CEO on lawmakers comparing COVID-19 restrictions to the Holocaust

Several lawmakers have compared COVID-19 restrictions to policies implemented under Nazi rule during the Holocaust. Anti-Defamation League CEO Jonathan Greenblatt spoke with Anne-Marie Green and Vladimir Duthiers on CBSN about why such comparisons are inappropriate and upsetting to Jewish people, the rise in antisemitic violence, and the role social media has played in stoking hate speech. Source