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When Altruism Turns Fatal: 39 Years Ago Today, Valery Sablin Executed for Mutiny

The Hunt for Red October was easily one of the iconic films of the late Cold War. Based on the Tom Clancy novel of the same name, it is one of those rare movies whose mention, even 25 years after its release, inspires near-automatic recall of certain imagery and themes: submarines, missiles, Soviet sailors in blue and white striped naval shirts, claustrophobia, and… 1,168 more words

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The Batavia: a bloodcurdling tale of mutiny, mayhem & murder

One of the world’s great commercial powers in the 17th and 18th centuries – so powerful it operated on a quasi-governmental basis – the Dutch East India Company (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie, VOC) was a key player in the Asian spice trade. 1,425 more words


Obama Pledges US Military to Defend Iran Facilities Against Israel

“It was revealed that Obama has pledged the United States military to protect Iranian nuclear facilities against any and all aggressive moves from Israel, and any other nations like Saudi Arabia who oppose the deal.”

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Capt' Hickman's Mutiny for the Ages...

A ship, an isle, decipher time with the Sun,

The mirrors of the seas, continually re-run,

Periods change for historical lands,

No map has he, yet the Capt’ commands. 199 more words


15 July 2015 (AFR) - Greece debt crisis: PM Alexis Tsipras faces Syriza mutiny after capitulating to demands

(15 July 2015, AFR, p13, by Eleni Chrepa, Ian Wishart and Rebecca Christie)

‘Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras returned to face a mutiny within his coalition after… 89 more words

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Save Yourself

The treasonous Fool
Gunning for mutiny
Another futile fight
To Save
The Self
From civil war. 52 more words

Environmental Artists place their mark on Munro House in Leeds as Human Nature leaves its legacy

Munro House in Leeds describes itself as being the gateway to Leeds Art Quarter and you can see why. An imposing building built in Leeds industrial heyday it now houses creative studios and regularly puts on shows and exhibitions. 590 more words

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