Post Truth, Holocaust Edition The Jewish Journalist Who Refuses to Let Poland Whitewash a Dark Past

Along with historian Prof. Jan T. Gross, Anna Bikont has been pivotal in addressing a wartime past that many Poles would prefer to ignore. As her book about the Jedwabne massacre appears in Hebrew, she vows to never remain silent.

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In December 2000, an unusual letter arrived at the editorial offices of the Polish daily Gazeta Wyborcza. Kazimierz Laudanski, a beekeeper from a small town in northeastern Poland, was asking the newspaper to...