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A lesson from the Great War a century later

Bangor Daily News - 08 Nov 2018
And then the Second World War came in due course, which the great prime minister and historian Winston Churchill called “the preventable war.” France ...
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Does Prince Philip Have a Last Name?

The Cheat Sheet - 05 Nov 2018
However, after Queen Elizabeth's grandmother, Queen Mary found out, she consulted the Prime Minister, Winston Churchill. He then told Queen Elizabeth to keep the name House of Windsor. Needless to say, Prince Philip was a little upset about not ...
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Trump Roasted For Skipping Armistice Day Memorial Due To Rain

ten daily - 11 Nov 2018
People are heaping scorn on Donald Trump after he cancelled an appearance at an Armistice Day memorial because it was raining. The White House defended the President's no-show at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, claiming the weather ...
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One Lesson of World War I - 14 Nov 2018
Winston Churchill, who served during the war as a cabinet minister, then an officer, then a government official, became convinced that victory would be “bought so dear as to be almost indistinguishable from defeat.” He was right. In many ways, World ...
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Boris Johnson's Great Leap Forward

Foreign Policy (blog) - 13 Jul 2018
So much for the Conservative right's claim to be the descendants of Winston Churchill and Margaret Thatcher. What they admire in Trump is not the content of his policies but his style: the mixture of unashamed lies and raging aggression and his ...
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How rugby created a country

The South African - 24 Oct 2018
As the Springboks head to Britain and France for their end-of-year Tests against England, France, Scotland and Wales, they go representing a nation in need of a flag-bearer that will unify South Africans once again. In 1906 a similar tour happened ...
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Descendants Of Marshal Foch Mark Historic Centenary

Forces Network - 26 Mar 2018
Picture: Descendants of Marshal Ferdinand Foch and Field Marshal Douglas Haig at a commemoration event in Westminster (PA Image). A ceremony marking the centenary of the "crucial" appointment of Marshal Foch as supreme allied commander in the ...
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Noah and Abraham: Keeping the faith and breaking the rules

ChristianToday - 23 Oct 2018
Winston Churchill was of this ilk when in 1940 he nearly single-handedly took on the British establishment, including friends in his own party (and he was nothing if not loyal to his friends), because G-d had given him the vision to see clearly the ...

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