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Inconvenient truths

March 18, 2016 7:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Aldous Huxley once said: 'Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.' The British government in 1945 and, half a century later, the government of a reunited Germany both chose to hide and 'rebrand' the realities of nazi concentration camps in order to fit political needs over the principle of truth. John Green reports

Taxi story

November 7, 2014 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Reams have been written about how awful and oppressive East Germany was - a virtual slave state with Stasi surveillance informers everywhere. That image was rudely demolished in a curious way the other day