Saturday, January 27, 2018

"Polish Parliament Votes to Criminalize Any Mention of Polish Crimes During the Holocaust" - Haaretz



  1. I have read the linked article, and the links to those.

    So Poland will no longer be the whipping boy for all manner of Holocaust-related accusations (not quite anyway), and so now the peddlers of these never-ending accusations are having a conniption.

    I just love it!

    1. Not true, the government of Poland will try to explain the problem to Israeli government and possibly to modify the law.

  2. Here is a statement by the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding the law in question.

    Chris Helinsky

    1. On a side note I sent my copy of Bieganski to Mr. Tyrmand.

      Chris Helinsky


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