Monthly Archives: June 2014

Door Man to the Tsar

Jim Hercules Soon it will be a full hundred years since that fateful July 1914 when Imperial Russia mobilized its armies to confront the Central Powers in what would become World War I.  It was the beginning of the end … Continue reading

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800 Babies in a Mass Grave

How many of you saw the movie “Philomena”? For those of you who haven’t it is the story of a young, unmarried pregnant Irish girl, abandoned by her family because of the “shame” she brought upon them and sent to … Continue reading

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