The appropriate response for the Pope during the holocaust would have been to relentlessly lead opposition against Nazi genocide. The pope should have been leading people in the streets. He should have traveled to Aushwitz and demanded that the camps be torn down. That would have been the appropriate response. Nothing less is acceptable. No excuses.
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