Lilli Marleen

Lillis place for rants and musing about life, universe and the whole rest. Mostly left, mostly sarcastic, sometimes in german, sometimes in Lilli-english.

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As you might see soon, english is not my mothertongue. And since english speaking people are used to others stumble around in their language, I hope I don't make too much of an idiot of myself here. So - my deepest apologies adressed to the English Language for not worshipping her better.

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Blogs I like:
Arons Israel Peace Weblog
Daddy, Papa & Me
The Lefty Directory
view from the back window of my pickup truck
Hi, I'm black!
Papa Scott
A Fistful Of Euros
The Russian Dilettante
Little Yellow Different

German Blogs I read:

Lyssas Lounge
London Leben
industrial-technology and witchcraft
Anke Groener
Almost a Diary
Beruf Terrorist

Other links:
Social Democrats in Germany
Die Zeit
(a german newspaper)
(the german magazine)
Internet Ancient History Sourcebook
Roots of English Dictionary
Rautavistische Universitaet



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Dienstag, Juni 08, 2004
Looted art
While the Nazi time in Germany it was practise, that Jews had to "sell" their posessions to whomever to have the right to leave Germany. The so called selling was of course robbery, because there was no sign of a free contract to a free price, but more ridiculous little money (if ever) for real treasures. this happened with houses, land, but also art.
Sure, it would have been the easiest to declare all contracts from this time unvalid right after the war, but it was even more difficult, because the allied forces confiscated much stuff, sometimes as reparations sometimes just soldiers stole them and sent or brought them home.
This new ruling might become a step in the right direction of how to handle such caes.
But as long as nobody seriously researches the Swiss bankings, there will be no justice for the herits of Holocaust victims.