Share
twitterlinkedinfacebook
Image 1 of 1
SBO02706GER.jpg
Two protester at the annual Easter rally for peace (Ostermarsch). The woman on the left is holding a sign which reads 'Stay strong Mr Grass! against the rabble from Welt, Bild, taz.. Peace needs you. Where are all the others'. The man next to her has a sign reading 'I'm happy to be called an antisemite if that is good for peace'. They are referring to German author Gunter Grass. Grass has come under fire for the publication in April 2012 of a poem called 'Was gesagt werden muss' (what must be said) in which he worries publicly that a strike by Israel on Iran to prevent the Iranian regime developing a nuclear weapon would wipe out the Iranian people. He calls for Israel's nuclear arsenal and the burgeoning one of Iran to be put under tight international control. ..