Published on Monday, June 17 2013 by Bradley Smith
Now You See It, Now You Don’t. Maybe.
Jewish “eyewitnesses” to German monstrosity during WWII are oftentimes demonstrable liars and/or psychologically impaired in ways too obvious to deny. Other Jewish eyewitnesses tell stories that are largely true though in a context of German monstrosity that oftentimes cannot be shown to be true. There are old and very old Jewish women and men, oftentimes older than me, who go about the country talking to high school students and synagogue audiences remembering things sometimes the way it happened and sometimes in ways that it could not have happened.
When I read …