This is hauntingly terrible! What does it add to our understanding of the Shoah? Can someone please explain the implicit theory of notability? (It's too bad that none of my murdered relatives were notable. Hopefully they were killed by a notable Nazi.) The enactment of selection to explain a genocide perpetrated through multiple acts of selection does nothing bring us any closer to understanding of the Holocaust or to dealing with its legacy. Rather, this post - which is uncharacteristic of Tablet - represents the worst applications of our rising digital culture.
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