Pix or It Didn’t Happen: Facebook vs. the Truth

Syrian refugee Anas Modamani taking a selfie with German chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin in 2015.

Germany, the saying goes, is The Only Country That Ever Learned Anything.

It came at a steep price.

But today Germany is perhaps more vigilant than any other country on two fronts in particular: the demonizing of vulnerable minorities — especially outsiders — and the danger of hate speech.

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Robert Edwards / The King's Necktie

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Writer, filmmaker, and veteran — blogging at The King’s Necktie @TheKingsNecktie