Historian Michael Wolffsohn on Israel Poem 'Grass Has Written an Anti-Semitic Pamphlet'

Nobel Prize laureate Günter Grass has caused a controversy with a new poem criticizing Israel's policies against Iran. In an interview with SPIEGEL ONLINE, the German historian Michael Wolffsohn accuses Grass of anti-Semitism and rehashing far-right stereotypes about Jews.
Günter Grass (shown here in 2007) has written an "anti-Semitic pamphlet," argues historian Michael Wolffsohn.

Günter Grass (shown here in 2007) has written an "anti-Semitic pamphlet," argues historian Michael Wolffsohn.

Foto: CHRISTIAN CHARISIUS/ REUTERS
Interview conducted by Christoph Twickel