Currently viewing

Prescient Indeed


First world war ministers were warned of ‘eternal stalemate’ in January 1915
Cabinet papers show Lloyd George despairing of ‘throwing away’ Kitchener’s citizen army as cabinet colleagues searched for a ‘blow to end the war once and for all’

Alan Travers - Guardian 30/07/14

First world war – a century on, time to hail the peacemakers
On the 100th anniversary of the start of the Great War, we should remember those who tried to stop a catastrophe

Adam Hochschild - Guardian 28/07/14