WorldViews: Polish company says Nazi toys are a ‘fun way’ to learn about history

By Rick Noack, December 11, 2014

This Christmas, some Polish children might receive some unusual — and highly controversial — presents: Nazi-themed toys including Nazi soldiers, tanks, anti-tank guns or jeeps.The Polish company producing the new toys is, needless to say, being roundly criticized. But it has defended its product. Lego-like figures featuring Swastikas and Third Reich emblems are a "fun way" to teach children history, Robert Podles, CEO of Cobi Toys, told news agency Ruptly, which is part of Russia's RT network. Cobi Toys did not respond to an interview request by The Washington Post on Tuesday.Read full article >>