Dear Bibi Netanyahu Bibi, Here’s what you said, according to the Times of Israel: During an address Tuesday to delegates at the World Zionist Congress in Jerusalem, Netanyahu posited that the Nazi fuehrer did not initially intend to annihilate the Jews, but rather sought to expel them from Europe. According to the prime minister’s version of the events,… Continue reading Dear Bibi Netanyahu

Was There A Nazi Personality?

One of my Facebook friends posted about a book that led to my thinking about this issue. Here’s the exchange:   Now I’d like to revise and extend my remarks on the subject, just a bit. If there’d been such a thing as a Nazi personality, my job as a novelist writing about the Nazi… Continue reading Was There A Nazi Personality?

Julius Streicher and Der Stürmer

When you’re a member of a political party that includes Adolf Hitler, Joseph Goebbels, Alfred Rosenberg, Heinrich Himmler, and Reinhard Heydrich, and they call you “Jew-Baiter Number One”, you know two things: you’re a uniquely terrible human being and your name in Julius Streicher. After the first world war, Julius Streicher started a right wing… Continue reading Julius Streicher and Der Stürmer