The Right Coast
January 24, 2005
Europe's "Remorse" toward the Jews
By Maimon Schwarzschild
Mark Steyn has it right, unfortunately, about this week's official commemorations in Europe of the Nazi-era Jewish holocaust:
According to a poll by the University of Bielefeld, 62 per cent of Germans are "sick of all the harping on about German crimes against the Jews" - which is an unusually robust formulation for a multiple-choice questionnaire, but at least has the advantage of leaving us in no confusion as to how things stand in this week of panEuropean Holocaust "harping on". The old joke - that the Germans will never forgive the Jews for Auschwitz - gets truer every week.Read the whole thing.