Posts Tagged ‘telling the truth. Christopher Hitchens’

‘radically attenuating his own posterity’

Christopher Hitchens, writing about visiting his Polish ancestors’ land Breslau/Wrocław … One must beware of the temptation to invest everything with significance in retrospect, yet it chills the soul a bit to learn that from this great city-centre of humane science and medicine, which produced the good doctor Alois Alzheimer as well as the physicist […]