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Gnana Moonesinghe, courtesy of The Sunday Island, 24 May 2015, where the title runs “Remembrance Day for Victory Day deflects from triumph to rapprochement” 1,244 more words
A few days ago we celebrated a very somber and poignant national holiday, Memorial Day. The true significance of the holiday has been minimized in our culture as we view Memorial Day more as the start of summer vacation instead of the memorialization it was intended to represent. 1,752 more words
International Picture of the Year
Here are three very touching photos honored this year.
First Place :
When 2nd Lt. James Cathey’s body arrived at the Reno Airport , Marines climbed into the cargo hold of the plane and draped the flag over his casket as passengers watched the family gather on the tarmac. 236 more words