Thursday, November 05, 2009

Reagan at Bitburg

"It is out of the question for the leader of the Western world to lay a wreath in a war cemetery where Nazi storm troopers are buried. ... The stated purpose, reconciliation, is being drowned in a rising flood of long-buried passions from the death camp survivors, who feel as betrayed and abandoned as they did 40 years ago. ... " - Washington Post, 23 April 1985.