'J'accuse!' Not So!
Last updated 6/1/2020 at 11:52am
A recent letter writer (‘J’accuse!’, May 25) cited the Captain Alfred Dreyfus case as an example of judicial injustice that he suggests is similar to that of Gen. Michael Flynn, President Trump’s former National Security Advisor. Dreyfus, a Jewish French officer, was twice convicted by secret courts-martial of treason, despite a paucity of evidence supporting his guilt. Anti-semitism reportedly played a major role in his conviction.
Flynn was convicted of having lied to FBI agents who were then investigating Russia’s interference in the 2016 election and the Trump administratio...