New Zealand: Students sieg-heiling at War Memorial, post photos of "Nazi prank" on Facebook

Students from one of New Zealand's most prestigious high schools are being disciplined after they were involved in a Nazi regalia prank at a War Memorial Museum.

The male students from Auckland Grammar were taken on a school excursion to Auckland's War Memorial Museum earlier this term.

They took some photographs which were posted on the social networking website Facebook last week.

Dressed in their school uniforms, the teenagers kiss a swastika, make a Nazi salute and bow before a Nazi flag.

The pictures have been removed from Facebook, but staff at the museum are very angry and say the behaviour is disgusting.

Auckland Grammar principal John Morris is offering no excuses, saying the boys' actions were immature and unthinking

He says the students will be disciplined and their parents are being notified this afternoon.


In other news, Facebook seems to support antisemitic and jihadist content on its platform, and selectively enforces its TOS against activists they don't like personally.

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