Nostalgia for the Wall at 20: You Know What Was Really Great? Communism!

by Benjamin Domenech on 11:33 am November 10, 2009

“Mr. Reichl, of the Prague Institute, says such whitewashing – simply noting ‘mistakes’ – drives his colleagues to not only expose the regime’s secrets, but ‘do PR for history,’ to puncture nostalgia with public events, exhibits, and classroom education. ‘We don’t want the younger generations to forget.’” They already have.

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