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Mrs. Miniver (1942)

Synopsis:

A middle-class English family (The Minivers) struggle to have a normal life during the difficult first years of World War II. The Minivers go through many ups and downs, but the family is held together thanks to the strength and courage of Mrs. 593 more words

Classic Era

American Sniper

American Sniper by Chris Kyle

recommended by Caden

This book tells the tale of Navy Seal Chris Kyle and his experiences serving overseas. It is packed with informative writing and an inside look into the life of one of the United States’ deadliest operator. 43 more words

Nonfiction

The Things They Carried

The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien

recommended by Cheyanne

Tim O’Brien survived the Vietnam War and, at the age of 43, decided to write a novel about his and The Alpha Company’s experiences. 125 more words

Historical Fiction

SONA 2017: Business interests with ties to Duterte to benefit from Martial Law extension

President Rodrigo Duterte with his Martial Law administrator Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and implementor Armed Forces Chief General Eduardo Año (Photo from Al Jazeera) 1,047 more words

Economy

Without Warning

Without Warning by Joel Rosenberg

recommended by June

As he prepares to give the State of the Union Address, the President is convinced ISIS is on the run. 73 more words

June

Martial Law: Lorenzana and Año’s “innovative” approach not just vs. Maute?

Defense Sec. Delfin Lorenzana and AFP Chief of Staff Gen. Eduardo Año (Photo from Frances Mangosing/inquirer.net)

Is Martial Law Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and armed forces chief (and now Martial Law administrator) Gen. 769 more words

Human Rights

The Russians Are Coming the Russians Are Coming (1966)

Synopsis:

At the height of the Cold War era between the USSR and USA, a Russian submarine appears on the coast of a small New England town. 628 more words

American New Wave