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NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 11th May, 1940 : The Germans employ parachutists and airborne formations to take the … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 5th January, 1915 : Catholics throughout the world protested to the Germans today about the detention of Cardinal Mercier in his Malines Palace. The Germans moved in following the Cardinal’s brave pastoral letter, “Patriotism … Continue reading

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