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Song of the Day: Hell Broke Luce by Tom Waits

“Hell Broke Luce” is a song by American singer-songwriter Tom Waits from his 16th studio album Bad As Me. This song is about the horrors of war. Waits took the title from graffiti that he read had been scribbled on the … Continue reading

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Historic Photos Of Love During Wartime

Korean War Goodbye Kiss, Los Angeles, Sept. 6, 1950 “Times change. Nothing remains the same forever. But as you can see from these heartwarming pictures compiled by Bored Panda, one thing doesn’t change no matter how much time passes, and … Continue reading

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Syrian Refugees Recreate Destroyed Monuments

A group of Syrian artists living in Jordan’s Zaatari refugee camp have got together to pool their skills and resources and build models of their country’s historical landmarks that have been lost to the war. In an interview with the UN … Continue reading

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Poem of the Day: My Boy Jack? by Rudyard Kipling

‘Have you news of my boy Jack? ‘ Not this tide. ‘When d’you think that he’ll come back? ‘ Not with this wind blowing, and this tide. ‘Has anyone else had word of him? ‘ Not this tide. For what … Continue reading

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I, The Syrian by Tammam Azzam

Tammam Azzam, Freedom Graffiti, 2013, Archival Print on Cotton Paper, 112 x 112 cm. Edition of 25 “Following the outbreak of violence in Syria, Azzam has used his artistic practice to reflect on the worsening situation in his homeland. After living in … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Let the Sunshine In – Hair

Hair is a 1979 musical war comedy-drama and film adaptation of the 1968 Broadway musical of the same name about a Vietnam war draftee who meets and befriends a tribe of long-haired hippies on his way to the army induction center. The hippies introduce him to their environment ofmarijuana, LSD, unorthodox relationships and draft dodging. … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Zombie by The Cranberries

May 03, 2013 10:30 AM BEIRUT: The Syrian opposition on Friday denounced a “large-scale massacre” by regime forces and militiamen in a Sunni village in the northwest after a watchdog said at least 50 people, mostly civilians, were killed. “Several sources in … Continue reading

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