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An officer, a gentleman, and a scholar

An officer, a gentleman, and a scholar

The election of the new President of the USA has sent shock waves throughout the West including those concerned with military defence and security. Mr Trump has been quite vociferous regarding his cou ...
The Glorious Poppies

The Glorious Poppies

The evocative sight of the Tower of London standing in a moat of blood red poppies is both startling and impressive. The artwork installation has been a London sensation. The red is off-set against th ...
Where is the white poppy?

Where is the white poppy?

“The people who’ve died in war should be honoured, but war should not be honoured” said the late great historian Howard Zinn. That statement encapsulates the current trend of glorify ...