Sunday Sentence

In which I participate in David Abrams’s “Sunday Sentence” project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, “out of context and without commentary.”

“This story is the Chernobyl of European anti-Semitism: pogroms, persecutions, inquisitions, massacres, Holocaust.”

Source: Amos Oz, quoted in Gal Beckerman’s “Amos Oz on His Novel ‘Judas,’ Which Challenges Views of a Traitor” (The New York Times).