On The Beaches and The Landing Grounds: June 6th, 1944

In parliament some years before, Prime Minster Winston Churchill boldly proclaimed that "we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields, and in the streets", and on June 6th 1944, this came to fruition. The scenic beaches of Normandy would host the largest seaborne invasion force … Continue reading On The Beaches and The Landing Grounds: June 6th, 1944

Amritsar Massacre: The Bloody Legacy of British Rule

Britain's legacy in India is one of bloodshed, division and contempt. Some would say that Britain paved the way to developing a region bogged in centuries of stagnation and creating earth's largest democracy. However this is far from the reality of our time in the region. Today marks the 98th anniversary of the Amritsar Massacre, … Continue reading Amritsar Massacre: The Bloody Legacy of British Rule