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Donald Malarkey, war hero portrayed in Band of Brothers, dies aged 96

The 2nd world war veteran belonged to Easy Company, whose recollections of combating Nazi in Europe were later on dramatized for HBO Donald Malarkey, a 2nd world war soldier who was granted the Bronze Star after parachuting behind firing line at Normandy to damage German weapons on members of Easy Company to be depicted in the Band of Brothers and an earlier book with the exact same name composed by Ambrose. Iraq war . He stayed near the other making it through members of Easy Company and attended his last reunion in Portland, Oregon, in August. “You might recall and with fantastic pride understand that you had actually done a really considerable thing and acted properly in exactly what totaled up to conserving the world,”he informed Oregon Public Broadcasting in 2012. Malarkey is endured by his children and his sis, Molly Rumpunkis. Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/oct/01/donald-malarkey-dies-world-war-two-easy-company-band-of-brothers

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06 Oct
America gives $700bn to the military but says healthcare is a luxury | Trevor Timm

America gives $700bn to the military but says healthcare is a luxury | Trevor Timm

On Monday, the Pentagon got a lot more cash than it had actually requested. Financing war is something that both Democrats and Republicans can settle on W hen Bernie Sanders launched his much expected health care strategy recently, numerous experts... Readmore

05 Oct
Facing poverty, academics turn to sex work and sleeping in cars

Facing poverty, academics turn to sex work and sleeping in cars

Adjunct professors in America face low pay and long hours without the security of full-time faculty. Some, on the brink of homelessness, take desperate measures There is nothing she would rather do than teach. But after supplementing her career with... Readmore

04 Oct
Tom Petty: US rock musician dies aged 66

Tom Petty: US rock musician dies aged 66

Frontman of the Heartbreakers passed away on Monday night in Los Angeles after he suffered a heart attack Tom Petty , the rock artist whose hits consisted of American Girl and I Won’t Back Down, has actually passed away in... Readmore

02 Oct
We can’t hear Colin Kaepernick any more. He’s being drowned out by noise | Ameer Hasan Loggins

We can’t hear Colin Kaepernick any more. He’s being drowned out by noise | Ameer Hasan Loggins

The quarterback fired up a storm by kneeling throughout the nationwide anthem. He wished to interact a message however, regretfully, numerous still choose not to hear it Colin Kaepernick is all over. Like an icon, he is freeze-framed stoically kneeling... Readmore

24 Sep
Americas vitriol towards Clinton reveals a nation mired in misogyny | Hadley Freeman

Americas vitriol towards Clinton reveals a nation mired in misogyny | Hadley Freeman

She has an important story to inform, yet critics on both ideal and left are yelling her down, composes Guardian writer Hadley Freeman T here has actually been much talk of late from proclaimed fans of American history about how... Readmore

22 Sep
Plastic fibres found in tap water around the world, study reveals

Plastic fibres found in tap water around the world, study reveals

Exclusive: Tests reveal billions of individuals internationally are consuming water polluted by plastic particles, with 83% of samples discovered to be contaminated Microplastic contamination has actually been discovered in faucet water in nations worldwide, resulting in calls from researchers for... Readmore

02 Sep
In 1939, I didnt hear war coming. Now its thundering approach cant be ignored | Harry Leslie Smith

In 1939, I didnt hear war coming. Now its thundering approach cant be ignored | Harry Leslie Smith

Author Harry Leslie Smith keeps in mind the start to the 2nd world war and there are fretting echoes now A chill of remembrance has actually come by me throughout this August month. It feels as if the 2017 summer... Readmore

31 Aug
How to tell if you damaged your eyes during the eclipse

How to tell if you damaged your eyes during the eclipse

Use this easy test to discover if seeing the eclipse through a cooking area colander has actually blinded you Hospitals around the nation were flooded with individuals getting to their emergency situation departments to see if they had actually sustained... Readmore

21 Aug
1,000 mass shootings in 1,260 days: this is what America’s gun crisis looks like

1,000 mass shootings in 1,260 days: this is what America’s gun crisis looks like

Data assembled by the Gun Violence Archive through the crowd-sourced websiteShootingTracker.com exposes a stunning human toll Read more: http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/ng-interactive/2015/oct/02/mass-shootings-america-gun-violence

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