Grass' poem, published in Sudeutsche Zeitung, has created a heated debate in both Germany and Israel.
Gunter Grass (age 84), by Wikipedia
What must be said
Why have I kept silent, held back so long,
on something openly practiced in
war games, at the end of which those of us
who survive will at best be footnotes?
Click here to read the entire poem, at The Guardian Online.
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