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Eastern European governments have engaged in Holocaust revisionism by denying the culpability of their nationals and elevating murders to hero status. There is a pervasive effort to blame Nazis universally and whitewash national guilt for Holocaust crimes. Lithuania is the most egregious example and has an entire government department dedicated to revising Holocaust history. Much has been written about Polish, Ukrainian and Hungarian revisionism, but Lithuania has turned it into an art form.

Focus: Lithuania

Grant Gochin asked the question – “who murdered my family during the Holocaust” and discovered that the murderer is a current national hero of Lithuania.

Silvia Foti was asked by her mother to write the biography of her national hero grandfather, only to discover that he was one of the worst genocidal murderers of Jews during the Holocaust.

Silvia Foti’s grandfather murdered Grant Gochin’s family. 

They have come together to tell the awful truth of how their families have been connected for the past 100 years and how the Lithuanian government has engaged in a massive cover-up to implement the tenth stage of genocide: denial.

Meet Grant Gochin and Silvia Foti

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