Saturday Mar 8
The Northern Echo
Appeal to rediscover last act of lost Shakespeare band
AN ANNIVERSARY appeal has been made to trace a silver band which disappeared without trace three decades after abandoning its instruments, music and uniforms at Dunkirk.
The Lesson of Dunkirk
There would not be a United States of America today if George Washington had followed the tactics being urged by people like Senator Ted Cruz and his supporters.
Wars, like politics, are about winning, not symbolic gestures
Politics is often like war. Unfortunately, politicians, the media and the voting public seldom have the same degree of realism and discipline with which professional soldiers fight wars.
The Daily News-Record
#2 - Boehner Is No Churchill
On June 4, 1940, with France broken but the " Miracle of Dunkirk " complete, Winston Churchill rose in the well of Parliament and laid the rhetorical groundwork for the continuance of the war effort.
Cruise lines commemorate 70th anniversary of D-Day
On a 12-day Rome to Copenhagen sailing, embarking April 29, Holland America's 2,104-passenger Eurodam will spend a day in Cherbourg to commemorate D-Day.