The World from Berlin Günter Grass Specializes in 'Self-Righteousness'

In his poem about Israel and Iran published on Wednesday, German Nobel laureate Günter Grass expressed the fear that he would be labelled anti-Semitic for his anti-Israeli stance. Some commentators in Germany on Thursday say that the fear was more than justified.
German Nobel laureate Günter Grass is under fire this week for a new poem about Israel.

German Nobel laureate Günter Grass is under fire this week for a new poem about Israel.

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-- Charles Hawley