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Family: The Miracle Of The Rescued Boys

July 12, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Why did millions – even billions – of people care about the total strangers lost in a cave? And when prayers were sent to the gods to save them, check who came. (for the sound in the video below, press the volume control tab) Andrew Bolt writes for the Herald Sun, […]

100 Years Ago, US Marines Helped Turn The Tide Of World War I

June 6, 2018 by

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By Hans von Spakovsky ~ Americans rightly remember the Americans who stormed the beaches of Normandy on June 6, 1944, to liberate Europe, but we also should commemorate the Americans who, 100 years ago, fought in another fierce battle in France that began on June 6—the Battle of Belleau Wood. It was one of the […]

Memorial Day Reflections, 2018

May 27, 2018 by

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By Dr. Mark Hendrickson ~ If there ever was a day in the American calendar that invites reflection, it is Memorial Day. As we pause to remember and honor the hundreds of thousands of our compatriots who have laid down their lives while serving in our armed forces, I invite you to ponder two points. […]

ANZAC Day – 25th April 2018

April 25, 2018 by

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By Anton Lang ~ Why is ANZAC Day so important in Australia? At 4.15AM on Sunday the 25th April 1915 an untried Corps of Australian soldiers waded ashore from the longboats that had brought them there from the large troopships further out to sea. As they came ashore in the dawn’s half light they were […]

Independence Day 2017

July 4, 2017 by

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On this, our nation’s 241st Celebration of Independence, we should do more than contemplate the words of our nation’s Founders. “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. […]

MEMORIAL DAY Reflections

May 29, 2017 by

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Now that the festivities of Memorial Day is coming to an end, I wonder how many fully realize what this day is really about. I just read the following and wanted to share this with you. It’s good to pause for an insightful reflection of the significance of this day, no matter what country you […]

American And Australian Military – A 99 Year Relationship (Part Two)

May 6, 2017 by

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By Anton Lang ~ Yesterday, I wrote a Post for our site about the 99 years relationship between the U.S. Military and the Australian Military, and that Post is at this link. The information I used for that Post was taken from a wonderful book, a biography about General Sir John Monash, and that book’s […]