One of the Dark Secrets of History

We often hear that if we don’t learn from history’s mistakes, then we are doomed to repeat them. Yet how are we to gain such insight and understanding, if the facts of some tragic events have been suppressed and hidden from the scrutiny of the world? Such is the case of the Holodomor which occurred … Continue reading One of the Dark Secrets of History

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Bitter Memories of Childhood

Upon first glance she appears to be an ordinary little girl, maybe a bit too thin, but just a regular child standing there pensively. But upon closer inspection the truth becomes apparent. It’s the eyes – those haunting, vacant eyes bereft of any joy or hope that tell the real story. It’s then that one … Continue reading Bitter Memories of Childhood