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Battle of the Somme

'For All That': A Surprisingly Uplifting Testament To the Triumph of Human Nature - During War With Music

L. Steven Sieden | Posted 05.07.2015 | Entertainment
L. Steven Sieden

I was pleasantly surprised to discover (actually its been around since 1977) Federal Way's Centerstage Theatre and its recent world premier production of the musical For All That.

A Century of Mass Slaughter

William Astore | Posted 09.30.2014 | World
William Astore

This August marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I. That "Great War" was many things, but it was most certainly a war of machines, of dreadnought battleships and "Big Bertha" artillery, of newfangled airplanes and tortoise-like tanks.

Veterans Day, 95 Years On

Adam Hochschild | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Adam Hochschild

As the years have passed, one point that has come to symbolize the illusions, the destructiveness, the hubris, the needless deaths of the entire war -- and of other wars since then -- has been the first day of the Battle of the Somme.