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To Those Whom We Owe Our Freedom

Today is Memorial Day, the last Monday in May when the US honors those men and women who laid down their lives to protect the freedom that most people take for granted. It was originally enacted to honor the Union soldiers of the American Civil War but after World War I was significant for remembering […]

Cinco de What Now?

It’s funny how history has a way of changing. And you thought I was going to say repeating itself… I didn’t notice this before I moved to the States. It’s probably because I was partly so wrapped up in everything I was doing that I didn’t take 30 seconds to look at the world around […]