They came for the Jews and I said nothing… with a gaze to the Middle East

Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a Jew. Then they came for me—and there was no one left to speak for me.” This poem by Martin Niemöller, he wrote thinking about what happened in the 19th and 20th century in Europe. However, reflecting on Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Lybia, it would not be a false comment there either. Baghdad, Aleppo, Damascus, Sana and Benghazi all once had big Jewish populations,…

‘London Eye’ ist Commentarist Platz 39. Einer der meist gelesenen Kolumnen in deutsch. ‘London Eye’ One of the most read columns / commentaries in German!

Ich bin mit London Eye (Die Tageszeitung) heute die 39 meistgelesene Kolumne im deutschsprachigen Raum. wenn man Commentarist.de glaubt. Die Idee einer Kolumne über London welche die Olympiade begleitet war … Continue reading ‘London Eye’ ist Commentarist Platz 39. Einer der meist gelesenen Kolumnen in deutsch. ‘London Eye’ One of the most read columns / commentaries in German!