LETTERS to the editor

We welcome exclusive letters addressed to: The Letters Editor, The Sunday Business Post, 80 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2; e-mail: [email protected] Letters may be edited for length.

14th May, 2011

{ "b" : "An innocence about history"}

Tom McGurk’s article on Osama bin Laden’s death (Comment & Analysis, 8/5/11) bemoans the ideal of a trial that cannot now take place. It also displays an innocence of history’s lessons and a touch of spin.

The phrase ‘‘None of these was executed - but others were hanged’’ glosses over the fact that no fewer than ten Nuremberg defendants went to the gallows....

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