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War witness & RT

http://rt.com/A/search?tag=war-witness First-person anecdotes from WWII. These should be mandatory reading for warmongers and hawks.

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Unexploded Bombs in Laos

http://plainofjars.net/UXO.htm A counterpart to the documentary I just reviewed, containing the very disturbing image of the dead child. (It’s at the bottom, so if you don’t have the stomach for it, don’t scroll all the way down.) This is an important topic, but doesn’t receive much play in North America, where the Vietnam War has […]

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Bomb Harvest – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bomb_Harvest I stumbled across this documentary tonight, and wound up watching the entire thing from the very edge of my seat. It’s “face” is a very personal Australian ex-soldier who works in Laos, training crews on dismantling the unexploded ordinance that has littered the country since the Vietnam War. (I found it both puzzling and […]

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