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How Hitler Changed The World
Politics

How Hitler Changed The World

Happenstance has brought me today to a house on the Austria-Germany border, just south of Salzburg. That puts me about 3 miles from the German town of Berchtesgaden, on the German side of the border. Adolf Hitler’s home, the Berghof, […]

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Politics

The Not-So-New Europe

A dozen years ago, U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld appalled the Western European public by telling a Dutch journalist, “You’re thinking of Europe as Germany and France. I don’t. I think that’s old Europe. If you look at the […]