The people that deserve the utmost respect in this world includes a variety of people. From our elderly, to the soldier’s that fight everyday for our freedom, and to the ones that have inspired us to do our best throughout the rough times in our life. 460 more words
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OSWIECIM, Poland – Foreign Minister John Baird has paid a visit to the memorial at the World War II Auschwitz-Birkenau German Nazi death camp.
Baird and Canadian ambassador to Poland, Alexandra Bugailiskis, walked Thursday through the ill-omened “Arbeit Macht Frei” (Work Sets You Free) gate though which inmates were brought into the camp to face death either in its gas chambers or from forced labour, starvation and disease. 61 more words
USS Hornet (CV/CVA/CVS-12) was a United States Navy aircraft carrier of the Essex class. Construction started in August 1942; she was originally named USS Kearsarge, but was renamed in honor of the USS Hornet (CV-8), which was lost in October 1942, becoming the eighth ship to bear the name. 888 more words