Having written a book and co-produced a film on this subject (see rail at right), of course my story of the day has to be the use of Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" to drown out an anti-refugee protest in Germany. Police are taking legal action against the theater staff that disrupted the right-wing rally. See below.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
Beethoven Speaks up for Refugees
is author of a dozen books (click on covers at right), including the new "THE TUNNELS: Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill." He was the longtime editor of Editor & Publisher. Email: email@example.com. Twitter: @GregMitch