I've just read a remarkable article about some children of nazis who have converted to Judaism and gone to live in Israel. It culminates in a frank conversation with a relative of Hitler, who is probably the only one of the converts who freely discusses his family's nazi past. He describes his feelings on arriving in Israel in the seventies:
"I felt at home. I was no longer living in a conflict. I didn't have to reject the older generation."Interestingly enough, there is some suggestion that his family's past has taken on a different face, in the following generation:
"Two of my sons are chauvinists and one of them is even partially racist. I can't listen to fascistic discourse. I don't suffer that."
Read it here.