Nakba Historiography for EAST PRUSSIA

May 28, 2011
…”House of the Soviets“, built on the site of the former … Königsberg Castle
Königsberg Castle, 1895…
Monument of Grand Master Albert, … the first Duke of Prussia; Malbork,… Poland

..most of the German inhabitants, which then consisted principally of women, children, and old men, did manage to escape the Red Army as part of the largest exodus of people in human history. “A population which had stood at 2.2 million in 1940 was reduced to 193,000 at the end of May 1945.….. …

The “Nakba” Debunked By Steven Plaut:

More generally, I think that any time anyone suggests that we need to… empathize with the “Nakba” of the “Palestinians” – they should be… directed to contemplating East Prussia…. East Prussia, where in many ways World War II began (in Hitler’s… campaign for Danzig), was emptied out near the end of the war, with… hundreds of thousands of Germans fleeing the approaching Red Army and… the impending battles, and with hundreds of thousands more evicted… after the Soviets pushed through East Prussia into Berlin. In all,… 1.8 to 2.2 million East Prussians were driven out or fled. That is 4… times the number of “Palestinian refugees” from 1948-49. Parts of… East Prussia were annexed by Russia, the rest being incorporated into… Poland. …

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And what about mourning for their “catastrophe?” No one, not even… the worst bleeding heart in the West, has ever believed East Prussians…

The fortress Ordensburg Marienburg, founded in 1274,… the world’s largest brick castle … and the Teutonic Order‘s headquarters on the River Nogat.

deserve any sympathy or support or compensation for their “plight.”… They were part of the German monstrosity that had launched the war and… they became refugees as a direct result of the crimes and aggressions… of the German people, crimes they most enthusiastically endorsed and… in which they participated. Exactly like the circumstances under… which “Palestinian Arabs” became refugees as a result of launching a… genocidal war of aggression and then losing…. Think the “Palestinians” deserve compassion? Sure, right after the… East Prussians are granted a “Right of Return.”via


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