AJC [American Jewish Committee] strongly criticized the assertion by Congressman Allen West (R-Fla.) that Joseph Goebbels, the notorious Nazi Minister of Propaganda, would be “very proud of the Democratic Party.”

In his 2010 campaign for office, Candidate West made similar egregious remarks, comparing Democratic campaign “trackers” to the Nazi secret police, decrying their “Gestapo-type intimidation tactics.”

“To make a linkage between any mainstream political party in the United States and the heinous atrocities committed by the Third Reich should be simply beyond the pale, whatever political differences may arise in a heated electoral season,” said AJC Executive Director David Harris.

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