A note about a review by Carl Rollyson (The New Criterion, January 2013) of Artur Domoslawski’s biography of Ryszard Kapuscinski. Your reviewer uncritically accepts the biographer’s opinions on a number of extremely controversial issues, among them lustration, Kapuscinski himself, the Polish secret services, and how we should judge those who informed for them. He is aware, as he himself admits, of how controversial these issues are, which makes his failure to examine...

 
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