Kenny must not snub Trump for St Patrick’s Day

Fascism grows out of normality, but the best way to support liberal interests is by engaging normally with Trump

5th February, 2017
Enda Kenny at the White House last year Pic: RollingNews.ie

Dachau is quite a nice place, leafy and quiet. I had expected the concentration camp to be sited in barren countryside, but it is nestled in a suburb, overlooked by residential semi-Ds.

This was the first Nazi concentration camp, opened in 1933. To the oft-asked rhetorical question, “how could ordinary people become concentration camp guards?”, Dachau offers an answer: the camps were normalised. Political prisoners at first; then other undesirables; then Jews – but initially...

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