Though born more than thirty after the end of the Second World War, the global conflagration suffused my childhood. My father served in the War and carried the scars throughout his life. He was one of the lucky ones.
As a consequence, every year I take a moment to remember those who put their lives on the line to secure the freedoms I have enjoyed all my life.
If Google, or any other search engine, does not present truthful answers, then my view of a subject is fundamentally coloured by the lobby group or advertisers who have monopolised the search result.
A unilateral ceasefire is just a prelude to the next escalation.
By a man who knows the region. Harald Malmgren is a geopolitical strategist, negotiator and former aide to Presidents Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford.
Satire, threat, uspol
Richard Scarry's 21st century classroom
‘According to the sociologist Nathalie Paton, rampage shootings represent a perverse expression of some of our culture’s dominant values, including self-expression, autonomy, and authenticity. “Nowadays the social norm is to ask each and every person to pursue individuation, to become autonomous,” she says. “But it’s a paradox — when you ask everyone to be original not everyone can be, so they have to go to extremes like violence.”’
Answer: Ken Clarke.
Answer: Clement Attlee (Labour) and Clement Davies (Liberal).
I really am loving the new look Proton.
Hopefully some kind soul will produce an emoji for the new look. 🤓
Answer: Thomas Cook.
Philosopher and historian by training, Platform Lead by pay cheque. Opinions my own.
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