Tag Archives: Canadian history

Trump’s South Korean Untruths

Korean War veterans should have steam boiling out of their ears when they hear some of the odd ideas coming from the hyper-ventilating Donald Trump. He claims – based on God-knows what – that America is getting ripped off — … Continue reading

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Barney Danson: A gentle Gentleman

Barney Danson had a heart as big as Mt Everest and a smile that could stop a Mack truck. Canada’s defence minister  for Trudeau, it was no easy task working for a boss who had mostly contempt for the military. But … Continue reading

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Mansbridge Kapyong interview in CBC online archives

  Peter Mansbridge’s Kapyong interview is now in the “One on One” archives and can be viewed on line at: http://www.cbc.ca/video/#/News/TV_Shows/Mansbridge_One_on_One/1455754065/ID=1853612345 It was originally broadcast March  26 and 27th 2011.

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Kapyong: the Battlefield 60 years later

Kapyong is not like Gettysburg or Waterloo or the Plains of Abraham; carefully marked with tidy monuments, neat paths, helpful signposts, manicured roads and a gift shop. Unless you are an historian .. or a veteran … a visitor to … Continue reading

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