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Salem-News.com (May-08-2014 16:59)
The First Casualty of War is Truth: April 25, 2014 was the 99th Anniversary of the Disastrous Battle of GallipoliGary G. Kohls MD for Salem-News.com
Gallipoli was just another example of the many shameful episodes in the history of warfare that were lied about or unreported by the war correspondents, military leaders and politicians...
(DULUTH, MN) -
A number of years ago I read portions of a book entitled The First Casualty: From the Crimea to Vietnam: The War Correspondent as Hero, Propagandist and Myth Maker by Phillip Knightley.
Salem-News.com (May-03-2014 17:48)
The First Casualty of War is Truth; Gallipoli, the ANZAC Spirit Myth and Waltzing MatildaGary G. Kohls MD for Salem-News.com
We're not made by God to mass kill one another, and that's backed up by the Gospels. Lying and war are always associated. Pay attention to the war-makers when they try to defend their current war. If they’re moving their lips they're lying.” - ex-priest and antiwar activist, the late Philip Berrigan
(DULUTH, MN) -
Not too long ago I watched Johnny Got His Gun, the film adaptation of Dalton Trumbo’s famous antiwar novel.
Salem-News.com (Apr-12-2014 21:02)
How the NYT Defangs Ukraine`s neo-NazisMichael Munk Salem-News.com
One of the main Ukrainian Insurgent Army battalions was organized by the Nazis who called it the Bataillon Ukrainische Gruppe Nachtigall (Nightingale Battalion).
I posted a more recent example of what Parry calls "unwritten rule of the MSM’s coverage of the Ukraine crisis," to pretend that the neo-Nazi militias were simply one of Vladimir Putin’s “delusions” or a figment of Russian propaganda or at most a minor and insignificant factor in ousting Yanukovych.
Salem-News.com (Apr-07-2014 12:37)
World War Two PictorialSubmitted by Aaron Davis Salem-News.com
Great pics... the men may have flown them but the women built them!
(SALT LAKE CITY) -
Some of these were taken in New Mexico back in the mid 70's when working at Heller's Camera in Bethesda MD. there was a reference book with a color photo of the battleship Pennsylvania in an advanced base sectional dock, somewhere in the Pacific in about 1944.
Salem-News.com (Mar-11-2014 12:24)
A Glimpse of Jewish WarsawJordan Kutzik The Jewish Daily Forward
A new exhibition, “Miasto i oczy” (“The City and the Eyes”), dedicated to Kipnis’s photographic legacy, has opened at the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw.
Menachem Kipnis is known to Jewish history as a cultural figure who worked across several fields. Born in Uzhmir, Ukraine in 1878, Kipnis distinguished himself as a singer, ethnomusicologist and journalist.
Salem-News.com (Mar-03-2014 17:06)
WW II Veteran Denied Disability Insurance for 28 Long YearsArticle by Gordon Gibb
A proud soldier, John Brenan’s denied disability insurance journey proved to be his toughest fight.
A 90-year-old veteran of World War II who first applied for disability payments in 1986, after 28 long years, reached the light at the end of his tunnel.
Salem-News.com (Feb-25-2014 19:56)
The White Rose Lives! (in Oak Ridge, Tennessee): February 18, 1943 and February 18, 2014Gary G. Kohls, MD for Salem-News.com
The Nazis thought that the influence of the White Rose ended with their arrest, trial and immediate beheadings.
(DULUTH, MN) -
71 years ago last week, three idealist anti-fascist whistleblowing students at the University of Munich were arrested and imprisoned by the Gestapo.
Salem-News.com (Feb-06-2014 15:56)
PTSD, Cory Remberg and Crass Betrayal of our Best FightersDr. Phillip Leveque Professor of Pharmacology Salem-News.com
Condemned by our own Congress.
(PORTLAND, OR) -
First Sergeant Cory Remberg is the best or worst example of America's betrayal of our best troops in our questionable wars. When I saw this brutally battered soldier at the President's State of the Union speech, I could not help but weep. There for the grace of God go I. 300,000 Combat Infantry were killed in my WWII.
Salem-News.com (Feb-05-2014 18:59)
The Jewish Civil WarBarry Chamish for Salem-News.com
The Labor and its left wing allies have been thoroughly expunged from Israel's politics, gathering on its best day, perhaps 20% support. But it controls Israel's financial industry and its media.
(ST AUGUSTINE, FL) -
In the first month of '14, two events occurred that united the struggle within the Jewish people and explained the horror we have to live with, which is no less seminal to our history than the Roman decimation of Israel 2000 years ago.
Salem-News.com (Jan-25-2014 13:14)
Here is Tom Brokaw`s `Greatest Generation` in 2014Tim King Salem-News.com
"I don't know why I have to fight so hard for him to be treated with respect and what I feel he should be entitled to..." - Linda Young, daughter of WWII Vet
Linda Young describes herself as a proud daughter of a wonderful man, Carl Dealis Beam of Carthage, Texas, who served his country twice in his lifetime, both in World War Two and Korean War.