"The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it."
A fitting time to re-share this YouTube video I made back in 2020 pre-pandemic and lockdown. The story of the 4 chaplains and their fate on February 3rd 1943 is sad but inspiring. Please do have a watch. https://youtu.be/s2xQUxNtHVU Thanks Shane
On February 2nd, 1901, Queen Victoria's funeral takes place in St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, England. https://youtu.be/t9yiG3EUz_A She reigned for 63 years and 7 months and during that reign witnessed a massive expansion of the British empire under her that was marked with conquests, invasions and battles. Under her tenure the Empire found itself involved... Continue Reading →
"War is cruelty. There is no use trying to reform it. The crueler it is, the sooner it will be over."
On the 1st February 1968 at the height of the Tet Offensive in the Vietnam War an image was taken of a soldier shooting what looks like a scared Vietnamese civilian in the head from point blank range. I remember when first seeing this picture that I was repulsed, but as the old adage goes...... Continue Reading →