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Passing bells and Anzac Biscuits

Anthem for Doomed Youth
What passing-bells for these who die as cattle?
Only the monstrous anger of the guns.
Only the stuttering rifles’ rapid rattle… 262 more words

St George's Day, Winnipeg, 1888

Manitoba Free Press, 24 April 1888, page 4

St George’s Day
Englishmen Celebrate it by a Dinner at Clougher’s Restaurant.

The Englishmen of the city celebrated St George’s Day yesterday by a dinner at Clougher’s restaurant in the evening at which about forty five sat down. 684 more words


I'm a proud owner of the Samsung Galaxy S5! Read this blog, and see if this is the phone for you, as it is for me!

This phone is just powerful beyond belief!  It comprises Android 4.4.2 (Kitkat). Also it has a 16 megapixel camera, which is just insane, not forgetting to mention 4G LTE! 129 more words


REVIEW: The Great War in Portraits

So, obviously, this is the centenary year for the First World War, and there is a pretty serious cultural campaign in terms of talks and exhibitions and commemorations going on. 520 more words


Stories of Survival | Stories of Lost Loved Ones

“Today is day time, and I don’t know if I’m going to make it at night. Today it’s night time, and I don’t know if I’m going to make it till dawn” – Survivor of the Genocide against the Tutsi in 1994

Frozen was a splendid movie, and I recommend it to everyone!

There wasn’t a Disney movie that I s a which I didn’t like. This movie is added to the list of that. To be honest,  this literally a heartfelt movie. 195 more words


"Tout ce qui relève de l’humanisme, des rencontres, des échanges et du partage m’anime." Entretien avec Maïmouna Coulibaly de 'Rwanda: Écrire par devoir de mémoire'

Pendant la semaine de la 20ième commémoration du génocide des Tutsi au Rwanda, Ishyo s’est entretenu avec Maïmouna Coulibaly, une des organisatrices de Fest’Africa… 2,100 more words