"This is an exact picture of what my grandfather was expressing when I asked him about his role in the annihilation-warfare in russia. My elderly neighbour, who was in the Waffen-SS, said pretty much the same.    They’re not lying, they’re just fading out the ugly parts about massacring and enslaving civilians, burning down villages and rounding up jewish and roma people for sending them to the death-camps in Sobibor, Treblinka and Auschwitz…that’s basically how german society is working…

"This is an exact picture of what my grandfather was expressing when I asked him about his role in the annihilation-warfare in russia. My elderly neighbour, who was in the Waffen-SS, said pretty much the same. They’re not lying, they’re just fading out the ugly parts about massacring and enslaving civilians, burning down villages and rounding up jewish and roma people for sending them to the death-camps in Sobibor, Treblinka and Auschwitz…that’s basically how german society is working…

This captures the horrors of WWI perfectly.  As we approach the hundredth anniversary we would do well to remember.

This captures the horrors of WWI perfectly. As we approach the hundredth anniversary we would do well to remember.

Making Soldiers in the Trenches by Eric Kennington (1917) / Eric Kennington was invalided out of the Army in 1915 but stayed on as a war artist, tracing the evolution of the war toward hopeless stalemate.

Making Soldiers in the Trenches by Eric Kennington (1917) / Eric Kennington was invalided out of the Army in 1915 but stayed on as a war artist, tracing the evolution of the war toward hopeless stalemate.

a soldier runs under fire. arnhem, 1944. unattributed. WWiI, Netherlands

a soldier runs under fire. arnhem, 1944. unattributed. WWiI, Netherlands

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How to kiss properly - 1942 Life Magazine.  I kind of love this. Framing it.

How to kiss properly - 1942 Life Magazine

How to kiss properly - 1942 Life Magazine. I kind of love this. Framing it.

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