Tag Archives: World War II

A view in the past via the Col de la Bonette giving time for reflection

Looking at what got me more quiet or not going deeper in American and other politics the last few months, I got distracted by a snuff in power and got to spend more words at him than originally planned. In … Continue reading

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June 13: 100 years ago my father was born

On the 164th day of the year, June 13 2015, I remember the 100th birthday of my father, who passed away some years ago (+ in 2007). My dad (Ursmar Antoon Ampe) was born on a Sunday, the day after … Continue reading

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70 years later

Andy Walton writes  America would never be able to match a possible 2.3 million strong army as it swooped down into Israel. Even if all America’s tanks were placed in the way of Russia they would still be overwhelmed… Russia … Continue reading

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Black page 70 years Release – commemoration Auschwitz

Zwarte bladzijde (Black page) on the Dutch Public Broadcasting channels 1 & 2: Auschwitz Konzentrationslager 70 years release – commemoration Auschwitz • NPO 1 15.00 Andere Tijden (Other times) • NPO 2 • 21.20 Night will fall • NPO 2 … Continue reading

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Zwarte bladzijde 70 jaar bevrijding – Herdenking Auschwitz

Zwarte bladzijde: Auschwitz Konzentrationslager 70 jaar bevrijding – Herdenking Auschwitz • NPO 1 ‘15.00 Andere tijden • NPO 2 • 21.20 Night will fall • NPO 2 • 23.00: Op 27 januari 1945, vandaag precies 70 jaar geleden, werd het … Continue reading

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Being Charlie 8

In the country of the third biggest Jewish community and having a huge Islam community as well in the midst of many other religions and atheist groups, people came together to show their unity to the world. The intention of … Continue reading

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The truth about the creation of the Greek state in the 19th century

As often with historic writings we can see that they are written from one site, shedding a light from the victor, presenting themselves always better than the other. Can you imagine what the history books would look like when Germany … Continue reading

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Subcutaneous power for humanity 1 1940-1960 Influenced by horrors of the century

Places without warrior grounds We may live in a place which has not been a battle ground for many years, but several individuals in that area may have their little wars of arguments and competing beliefs and claims about what … Continue reading

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Blood soaking the water at democracy’s beachhead

In the several wars we have seen the last 100 years those who had to go to fight found in their co-soldiers not only necessary protective combatants but also comrades and friends. Lot of youngsters were called under subscription or … Continue reading

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Friendship and Offer for the cause of democracy

In the previous posting Invasion of Normandy a day never to forget I opened talking about the demography, looking how in the previous century our regions managed to have a growing population.  World War I and World War II took care … Continue reading

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