Arthur Jones, A Republican congressional candidate from the state of Illinois, is a virulent anti-Semite who claims that the Holocaust is a lie.
Jones’ website for his latest congressional run includes a section titled “The ‘Holocaust Racket’” where he calls the genocide carried out by the German Nazi regime and collaborators in other nations “the biggest blackest lie in history.”
Jones claims that he is a former leader of the American Nazi Party.
Jones told the Sun-Times he is a former leader of the American Nazi Party and now heads a group called the America First Committee. “Membership in this organization is open to any white American citizen of European, non-Jewish descent,” he said.
Jones has a history of racist public activities. He recently spoke to the National Socialist Movement in Pikesville, Kentucky:
He said in his Pikeville address, according to a video on YouTube, he was sorry he voted for President Donald Trump, who has “surrounded himself with hoards of Jews” including his Jewish son-in-law Jared Kushner.