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Siegfried Lenz, one of the great writers of German post-war literature is dead. He died on 7 October 2014, surrounded by his family. He was 88 years old.... more more

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Mass murderers of conviction

from 18.04.2011

taz: Herr Herbert, the trial of Adolf Eichmann began fifty years ago today. Hannah Arendt described him as a bureaucrat incapable of moral judgment? Was that an accurate description?

Ulrich Herbert: No. The notion that a bureaucrat is not capable of moral judgment is in itself implausible. Eichmann did what ...

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