Truman diary reveals scorn 'for cruel Jews'


“The Jews, I find, are very, very selfish,” Truman wrote in July 1947, 10 months before the British mandate in Palestine expired and David Ben-Gurion declared Israel’s independence.

“They care not how many Estonians, Latvians, Finns, Poles, Yugoslavs or Greeks get murdered or mistreated as D[isplaced] P[ersons] as long as the Jews get special treatment.”

He continued: "Yet when they have power, physical, financial or political neither Hitler nor Stalin has anything on them for cruelty or mistreatment to the underdog.


You should have, 'gave ‘em hell, Harry!’
Too bad Harry wasn’t a man and stood up to these demons, and only wrote notes in his diaries about them.