Time for Thorns

An independent view on life.

Helmut Kohl, R.I.P.

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The long-serving  German chancellor  deserved either praise or damnation for the reunification of Germany,  depending on one’s point of view.   Since my view is that the European Union was a stinking hot mess from its inception,  I’m disinclined to shed many tears for a man who proved himself as a politician,  but was a failure as a husband and father. For others,  the jury is still out on Kohl’s legacy,  and  largely dependent on the ultimate success or failure of the EU.




Written by timeforthorns

June 19, 2017 at 5:53 pm

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