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Pertti Ahonen Reviews Edith Sheffer’s “Burned Bridge: How The East And West Germans Made The Iron Curtain” | The New Republic

 Burned Bridge: How the East and West Germans Made the Iron Curtain by Edith Sheffer Oxford University Press, 384 pp., $29.95 THE IRON CURTAIN between the two Germanys has received a fair share of public attention in recent years. The twentieth anniversary celebrations of the fall of the Berlin Wall constituted …

‘Nazi’ cakes cause outrage – Telegraph

A pastry maker in Austria has had a complaint filed against them by a Holocaust survivors group for baking cakes decorated with Nazi designs. The public prosecutors’ office in Wiener Neustadt, Lower Austria, said on Tuesday that it had received a complaint by the MKOe Mauthausen Committee against Tortendesign, a …