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Memorial Day in Richmond 1919 & 2015

Memorial Day was established to remember the men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country and for each of us. Our family’s soldiers and sailors all came home from war with one exception. 731 more words

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When the power cuts came, we hunted long white candles beneath the sink. The cuts were a blessing that were only after realised. Voices changed. Rows dissipated. 76 more words

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VE Day Remembered in Photos - This Is Your Victory!

The 8th May 1945 was V.E. Day or Victory in Europe Day.  As the U.K. is in the midst of remembering and celebrating perhaps the most momentous day in our history,  I thought it would be interesting to post some old photos of that incredible day as well as showing how war had left London and all our other major cities. 933 more words

A couple of truths to re-establish about Putin, Russia, and the 9th May celebrations

I love Russia, and today I am in pain. I am in pain because Russia is increasingly manipulated by Putin’s propaganda, so manipulated that there’s even chances that some of my Russian and Russophile friends will be angry at me when they read this. 812 more words

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Freedom (8 May)


Pour toutes les victimes des guerres et des violences… passées, présentes et à venir.
Que fait-on de notre liberté lorsqu’on a la chance de l’avoir?

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Armistice (2013) a.k.a Warhouse

CaptivesJoseph Morgan (A.J. Budd); Matt Ryan (Edward Sterling); William Troughton (The Fallen)

The Gist: Possible SPOILERS: A Royal Marine awakens to find himself imprisoned and forced to fight to the death against inhuman opponents again and again (IMDB).   357 more words

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