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Grave of the Fireflies

This film is a sad, brutal and unforgiving experience. But its something everybody should endure.

Grave of the Fireflies (1988) is an animated Studio Ghibli film directed by Isao Takahata. 451 more words

Film

Battleship Knight

And now more of Knight and Pirate replacing technology with people! I really do wonder how much a cannon ball would hurt if it were the size the stick-people use. 56 more words

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'Obama wants Israel to spend aid money entirely on US-made weapons'

Negotiations meant to enshrine US defense aid for Israel over the next decade have snagged on disputes about the size, scope and fine print of a new multibillion-dollar package, officials say. 842 more words

Daily News

‘Flags of Our Fathers’ Author Now Doubts His Father Was in Iwo Jima Photo

WASHINGTON — It is an iconic photograph of American patriotism, depicting the heroism of service members raising the flag over Iwo Jima during World War II… 1,139 more words

Daily News

Cuba! Get there before everyone else does

The Americans are finally invading Cuba. More than 50 years after the ill-fated CIA backed attempt to take the island in the Bay of Pigs debacle, the Imperialist Yankees are back on the sun-kissed Caribbean island toting iphones, plimsolls, sunscreen and clutching handfuls of dollars instead of guns. 12 more words

Refugees rally in Windsor over humanitarian horror in Syria

Recently arrived Syrian refugees were among hundreds of protesters who gathered at Windsor’s riverfront Tuesday for a rally aimed at drawing public attention the looming humanitarian crisis in Aleppo, Syria. 923 more words

Local News

Charlie, Charlie

A baby conceived in a time of war can never truly know peace, which is why Mark never liked looking at his son for too long. 2,145 more words

Fiction