DISCUSSION TOPIC: GREAT WAR AT 100


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World War I In The News

Pankaj Mishra, "How Colonial Violence Came Home: The Ugly Truth Of The First World War," Guardian, November 10, 2017.

  Paul Daley, "Beersheba Centenary: Let's Remember That Story Is Not The Same As History," Guardian, October 30, 2017.

  "Passchendaele: Ceremony Honours 'Bravery,'" BBC News, July 31, 2017.

  "Passchendaele Commemoration: In Pictures," BBC News, July 31, 2017.

"Passchendaele Ceremony: Highlights," BBC News, July 31, 2017.

  "Scots Mark Passchendaele Centenary," BBC News, July 31, 2017.

  Daniel Boffey, "100 Years On, Relatives Gather To Remember Passchendaele's Fallen," Guardian, July 31, 2017.

  Arnel Hecimovic, "100th Anniversary Of The Battle Of Passhendaele -- In Pictures," Guardian, July 31, 2017.

  "Kate Palmer, "Passchendaele 100: Ypres Lights Up To Remember A Dark Past," BBC News, July 30, 2017.

  "Passchendaele 100: Wales And Belgium Remember Battle," BBC News, July 30, 2017.

  Daniel Boffey, "Passchendaele, 100 Years On: A Final Great Act Of Remembrance," Guardian, July 29, 2017.

  Maev Kennedy, "Total Submarine Warfare: Centenary Of Germany's Declaration Marked," Guardian, February 1, 2017.

  "Battle Of The Somme Centenary Commemorations -- In Pictures," Guardian, July 1, 2016.

  Esther Addley and Helen Pidd, "Silence The Most Fitting Memorial At Somme Commemorations," Guardian, July 1, 2016.

Nadia Khomami and Michael Safi, "Battle Of The Somme Centenary Commemorations -- As It Happened," Guardian, July 1, 2016.

  Maev Kennedy, "Museum Marks Somme Centenary With Tribute To 'Inglorious Wounded,'" Guardian, June 28, 2016.

  Maev Kennedy, "Battle Of Jutland Centenary Commemorated In Orkney," Guardian, May 31, 2016.

  "Verdun: France And Germany Mark Centenary With EU Unity Call," BBC News, May 29, 2016.

  "The Guardian View On The Centenary Of Verdun: Lessons For Us All," Guardian, May 29, 2016.

  "The Guardian View On The Easter Rising Centenary: Ireland's History Lesson For Britain," Guardian, March 25, 2016.

  "France Commemorates Centenary Of WW I Battle Of Verdun," BBC News, February 21, 2016.

  Finton O'Toole, "The Terrible Beauty Of The Easter Rising Remains Alive Today," Guardian, February 1, 2016.

Shashi Tharoor, "Why The Indian Soldiers Of WWI Were Forgotten," BBC Newsmagazine, July 2, 2015.

  "Anzac Commemorations In Australia And Gallipoli -- In Pictures," Guardian, April 25, 2015.

  Helen Davidson and Calla Wahlquist, "Anzac Day 2015: Centenary Of Gallipoli Landings -- As It Happened," Guardian, April 25, 2015.

  Jon Henley, "Gallipoli Centenary Marked With Feelings Of Sadness And Pride," Guardian, April 24, 2015.

  Constanze Letsch, "Commemorations For Armenian Genocide Victims Held In Turkey," Guardian, April 24, 2015.

Mike Bowers, "Anzac Cove And Gallipoli: Then And Now -- Interactive," Guardian, April 22, 2015.

"In Pictures: Indian Soldiers During World War One," BBC News, March 23, 2015.

"India Remembers Its World War One Dead," BBC News, March 10, 2015.

  Simon Hattenstone, "Christmas Truce: A Mythical Football Match Revisited 100 Years Later," Guardian, December 18, 2014.

  Caroline Davies, "First World War Centenary Marked On Armistice Day," Guardian, November 11, 2014.

  Anne Penketh, "French Soldier's Room Unchanged 96 Years After His Death In First World War," Guardian, October 14, 2014.

  Josy Forsdike, "First World War Centenary Commemorations -- In Pictures," Guardian, August 23, 2014.

  "In Pictures: World War One Anniversary," BBC News, August 5, 2014.

  "Serbian Ambassador Praises 'Freedom Fighter' Gavrilo Princip," Balkan Transitional Justice, July 30, 2014.

   Marija Ristic, "Serbia Marks 'Heroic' WW I Centenary," Balkan Transitional Justice, July 28, 2014.

 "Gavrilo Princip: Bosnian Serbs Remember An Assassin," BBC News, June 28, 2014.

  Andrew MacDowall, "Sarajevo: City Commemorates End To 'A Century Of Conflict,' But Divisions Still Run Deep," Observer, June 28, 2014.

  Lana Pasic, "100 Years After WW I: History Lessons From The Balkans," Al Jazeera, June 28, 2014.

"Bosnia Marks War Centennial With Unity Theme," Al Jazeera, June 28, 2014.

  John F. Burns, "Revelry In Sarajevo, Where Shots Started A World War," New York Times, June 28, 2014.

  Charles Sennott, "Why World War I Still Matters, 100 Years After It Began," Ground Truth Project, PRI, June 27, 2014.

  Andrew MacDowall, "Villain Or Hero?: Sarajevo Is Split On Archduke's Assassin Gavrilo Princip," Guardian, June 27, 2014.

  Elvira M. Jukic, "Bosnian Serbs Unveil Statue Of WW I Assassin," Balkan Transitional Justice, June 27, 2014.

  John F. Burns, "In Sarajevo, Divisions That Drove An Assassin Have Only Begun To Heal," New York Times, June 26, 2014.

  Andrew Higgins, "A Battle In Ukraine Echoes Through The Decades," New York Times, June 26, 2014.

  Suzanne Daley, "Belgians Share Their Land With War's Reminders," New York Times, June 26, 2014.

  Tim Arango, "For British Spy In Iraq, Affection Is Strong But Legacy Is Unfulfilled," New York Times, June 26, 2014.

  Tim Arango, "At Gallipoli, A Campaign That Laid Ground For National Identities," New York Times, June 26, 2014.

Jim Yardley, "When The Americans Turned The Tide," New York Times, June 26, 2014.

  Alison Smale, "Militarism And Humiliation Cast Shadow On Germany," New York Times, June 26, 2014.

  Elvira M. Jukic, "Serb Leaders To Open 'Andricgrad' For WW I Centenary," Balkan Transitional Justice, June 26, 2014.

  Romain Leick, "The World War I Centenary: The Symbolic Power Of French Victory," Spiegel Online, January 17, 2014.


Audio And Video Sites

"'I Died In Hell, They Called It Passchendaele,'" BBC News, July 31, 2017.

"World War One Remembered: Passchendaele," BBC, July 30, 2017.

"Remembering The Battle Of Verdun 100 Years On," BBC News, May 29, 2016.

"Verdun: Hollande And Merkel Remember Soldiers Killed A Century Ago," BBC News, May 29, 2016.

"Loss And Legacy," Episode 2, Verdun -- The Sacred Wound, BBC Radio 4, February 24, 2016.

"Battle Of Verdun Anniversary Marked In France," BBC News, February 21, 2016.

"Ceremony Marks Gallipoli Campaign," BBC News, April 24, 2015.

"Sarajevo Celebrates WW I Centennial With Joy And The Macabre," Weekend Edition Saturday, NPR, June 28, 2014.

  "A Century Ago In Sarajevo: A Plot, A Farce And A Fateful Shot," Morning Edition, NPR, June 27, 2014.

  "The Shifting Legacy Of The Man Who Shot Franz Ferdinand," All Things Considered, NPR, June 27, 2014.

"A Century From Archduke's Death, Spotlight Turns Back To Bosnia," All Things Considered, NPR, June 26, 2014.


 

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