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Tony Benn and World Peace

Posted by Pete on 3rd Apr 2019

Tony Benn was a legend of the British left. His lifelong battle to uphold the values of international justice and human dignity deserve a special degree of recognition. As does his unwavering commitme … read more

The 1914 Christmas Truce

Posted by Pete on 24th Dec 2017

In the First World War records of the 133rd Royal Saxon Regiment of the Imperial German Army, there's a lonely paragraph which stands out from the pages and pages of battle reports and casualty sta … read more

The Legacy of Wilfred Owen

Posted by Pete on 11th Nov 2017

99 years ago today, an armistice was signed between Britain and Germany. Here's the war poet, Wilfred Owen: "If you could hear, at every jolt, the blood Come gargling from the froth-corrupt … read more