Jewish control of the media is preventing an open discussion of the Holocaust, prominent Hollywood director Oliver Stone told the Sunday Times, adding that the U.S. Jewish lobby was controlling Washington's foreign policy for years, reports the Associated Press.
In the Sunday interview, Stone reportedly said U.S. public opinion was focused on the Holocaust as a result of the “Jewish domination of the media,” adding that his upcoming film o aims to put Adolf Hitler and Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin in a historical context.
“There's a major lobby in the United States,” Stone said, adding that “they are hard workers. They stay on top of every comment, the most powerful lobby in Washington,” reported Haaretz.
The famed Hollywood director of such films as “Platoon” and “JFK,” also said that while “Hitler was a Frankenstein,” there was also a “Dr Frankenstein.”
“German industrialists, the Americans and the British. He had a lot of support,” Stone told the Sunday Times.
Referring to the alleged influence of the powerful Jewish lobby on U.S. foreign policy, Stone allegedly stated that Israel had distorted “United States foreign policy for years,” adding he felt U.S. policy toward Iran was “horrible.”
“Iran isn’t necessarily the good guy," Stone said, insisting that the Americans did not “know the full story.”
Stone’s comments to the Sunday Times echo previous remarks by the Hollywood director, regarding what he perceives as “the distorted view of figures such as Adolf Hitler and Josef Stalin in U.S. media.”
Earlier this year, Stone, speaking at the at the Television Critics Association’s semi-annual press tour in Pasadena said that "”itler is an easy scapegoat throughout history and it’s been used cheaply.”
“He [Hitler] is the product of a series of actions. It is cause and effect ... People in America do no know the connection between World War I and World War II,” Stone stated allegedly, adding that through his documentary work he has been able to “walk in Stalin’s shoes and Hitler’s shoes to understand their point of view.”
“We’re going to educate our minds and liberalize them and broaden them. We want to move beyond opinions ... Go into the funding of the Nazi party. How many American corporations were involved, from GM through IBM. Hitler is just a man who could have easily been assassinated,” Stone said as reported by Haarerz.