Moving Goalposts

Written by: on 19 December, 2014
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The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history. George Orwell This year a leading supermarket decided to sell more seasonal products by taking an iconic moment from World War I – a meeting across the trenches, known as the Christmas Truce, or Weihnachtsfrieden. This interruption [...]