Category: MILITARY

Vimy Ridge at 100: Canada Rises Up

The steps of the National War Memorial in Ottawa were bathed in the glow of 3,598 candles on Saturday night, April 9, 2017 – each one lit to represent a Canadian soldier killed in the First World War Battle of Vimy Ridge.  Canadian Army Cadets then stood guard overnight at our capital city War Memorial to mark the 100th […]

The Poppy STILL Matters

There are some today who believe that it’s time to put the poppies away, let go of the past, and stop commemorating Remembrance Day.  Some believe it should no longer be a statutory holiday, others say it “glorifies War” – an activity that only the criminally insane would […]

The Mighty Military Arsenal of ISIS

ISIS should have been bombed into extinction months ago, yet they continue to fight on, thanks to an international online video recruiting program that has been both incredibly shocking… and highly successful. But the true secret of ISIS’ military success lies in its vast and terrifying arsenal of […]

📓 The World Weeps Over Syria

by Calling Out Community, Posted April 17, 2015 Holocaust.  The very word itself causes us to bow our hearts and our heads, both in prayer and in horror.  The origins of the word itself (from the Greek ὁλόκαυστος holókaustos: hólos, “whole” and kaustós, “burnt”) conjure up horrific images […]