Crying Nazi


General Culture

“Franziska Augstein takes a critical look at media muckraking that’s uncovered the Nazi pasts of a new group of leftist intellectuals.” About these most recent “revelations”, an intellectual (one of the few Jewish Holocaust survivors who stayed in Germany after the war) noted that what they really showed was that Germans were still happy to be informers, and it’s hard to see how he doesn’t have a point.