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‘Only Men Endure’ – The Battle of Stalingrad

April 4, 2013 10:30 pm0 comments
‘Only Men Endure’ – The Battle of Stalingrad

It was the battle that broke the back of the Nazi juggernaut sent hurtling East against the Soviet Union. After Stalingrad, Hitler’s armies were never again able to fully recover. The Third Reich was on the road to ruin. Seventy years ago, alongside the British and Commonwealth forces’ victory over Rommel’s Afrika […]

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A Socialist World is Probable (IV): Barbarism or Socialism?

March 18, 2013 12:00 pm0 comments
A Socialist World is Probable (IV): Barbarism or Socialism?

Next year marks 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War.  David Cameron recently called on people to remember that it was a war fought in ‘defence of democracy’. Indeed, tragically, it was called ‘the War to End all Wars’. Standing where we are today, we know this to […]

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Blair’s Progress: The Return of Bambi?

July 25, 2012 7:30 pm0 comments
Blair’s Progress: The Return of Bambi?

Just as some voters thought it was safe to go back to the Labour Party, three-time election winner Tony Blair told the press how much he missed being Prime Minister and would welcome the chance to return to No. Ten. ‘Though I don’t think it will happen,’ he was quoted as saying –but […]

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