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Lessons From Nuremberg

After 60 years, Germans still grapple with realities of the Trials.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/lessons_from_nuremberg_20051209

The Nuremberg Trials, which opened with the reading of charges against 24 defendants in Berlin on Oct. 18, 1945, and reconvened in Nuremberg on Nov. 20, confronted Germans with the reality of what had been done in their name. It was the beginning of a process of reckoning and repentance that continues to this day.

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