Category Archives: Thoughts of others

Croatia: Majority (Croat) Rights Vs. Minority (Serb) Rights

Originally posted on Croatia, the War, and the Future:
Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, President of Croatia (L)Ivan Penava, Mayor of Vukovar (R)Photo: uredpredsjednice.hr When the Constitutional Court of Croatia (of any country) evidently and blatantly misses the beat of its own country’s…

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Luca Jahier, EESC President on the present intolerance

Part of the Speech delivered at the 543rd EESC Plenary Session by Luca Jahier, EESC President At the beginning of my mandate as President, I visited the former concentration camp of Auschwitz- and the time I spent in this place … Continue reading

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The Conquest of Normandy & The Red Army’s Advance to Warsaw, June-July 1944.

Originally posted on hungarywolf:
After D-Day – The Battle for Normandy: The landings of 6th June were, of course, ‘just’ the beginning of the campaign to liberate Western Europe from the occupation of the Third Reich. Having got into the…

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“If Perestroika Fails…”: The Last Summer of the Cold War – June-July 1991.

Originally posted on hungarywolf:
President Gorbachev had been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1990, but gave his acceptance speech in Oslo on 5 June 1991, twenty-five years ago. In it he warned that, if perestroika fails, the prospect of…

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Commemorating the Normandy Landings

Originally posted on hungarywolf:
Documenting D-Day: This Thursday, 6th June, many of the world’s leaders will be gathering on the beaches in Normandy to mark the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Allied landings in Normandy. Those veterans who survived the landings…

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How We Can Make the World a Better Place by 2030

Can we end hunger and poverty, halt climate change and achieve gender equality in the next 15 years? The governments of the world think we can. Meeting at the UN in September 2015, they agreed to a new set of … Continue reading

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Hypocrisy of administering the Hippocratic Oath according Rogier F. van Vlissingen

The hypocrisy of administering the Hippocratic Oath is remarkable, for the ceremony purports to continue an ancient tradition, yet in actual fact the oath has been edited beyond recognition in a mistaken attempt to ‘modernize’ it. Lifestyle Medicine in a … Continue reading

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Why We Need To Replace Hippocrates’ Oath And Apocryphal Trope

Mythical super beings do not exist and as a believer in Jehovah God I also know we may not swear, but that does not indicate we may not promise something nor keep to promises. It would be wrong to have … Continue reading

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The Oak Tree stands, silent, gazing . . .

Originally posted on Purplerays:
? ? THE OAK TREE The Oak Tree stands, silent, gazing With the wisdom of one hundred years, Witness to life’s joys and sorrows, to the laughter and the tears. To love lost and love found,…

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My Oak Tree.

Originally posted on Purplerays:
? I took an acorn and put it in a pot.I then covered it with earth, not a lot.Great pleasure was mine watching it grow.The first budding green came ever so slow.I watered my plant twice…

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