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Berkhayal Keliling Indonesia

Di sekolah anak saya, setiap anak diberikan kesempatan menjadi pemimpin di kelas selama dua minggu. Istilahnya menjadi “Child of The Week” atau COW. Anak diminta untuk membawa display tentang dirinya dan menjadi “asisten” guru di kelas. 480 more words


Unbroken: 8 things you may not know about American hero Louis Zamperini

HISTORY in the headlines: On December 25, Universal Pictures’ new film “Unbroken” is set to debut nationwide. Based upon the bestselling book by Laura Hillenbrand, the film recounts the amazing odyssey of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic distance runner and World War II bombardier who survived a horrific plane crash, weeks adrift in shark infested waters and some 28 months of starvation and torture in Japanese prison camps. 176 more words


WW2 POW Camp Weston Crewe

This camp is located at the back of Snape Farm in Weston near to Crewe.  During World War 2 the site was originally commissioned as an anti aircraft defence site, to defend Crewe.   363 more words


McCain vs. Cheney on torture

An interesting face-off is occurring within the Republican Party over the definition of torture.

In one corner is Sen. John McCain, a former prisoner of war and a serious expert on torture. 250 more words

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Carrying wounded soldiers

A rather strange picture for today, found in an Italian book. These Russian prisoners are carrying wounded German soldiers, but the context doesn’t help to understand why these men had to carry these wounded men. 11 more words