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A Rendezvous With History

Lindsay Sarah Krasnoff | Posted 04.05.2015 | World
Lindsay Sarah Krasnoff

Despite drastically different duties and daily lives following the war's outbreak, American diplomats, reporters, and civilians in France recorded their rendez-vous with history and their reactions.

On Centennial, Seven Harvard Scholars List Lessons of WWI -- And How They Might Apply Today

Nathan Gardels | Posted 09.30.2014 | World
Nathan Gardels

This week marks the centennial of the outbreak of World War I. WorldPost contributors such as Walter Russell Mead and Artyom Lukin have asked whether events in 2014 parallel those of 1914. Here, seven scholars from the Belfer Center at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government offer the historical lessons they see.

WWI Liturgy Will Atone For Outbreak Of ‘The Great War'

Religion News Service | Kimberly Winston | Posted 07.27.2014 | Religion

(RNS) Half a world away from Europe, where World War I erupted 100 years ago next week (July 28), Washington National Cathedral will mark the occasion...

WW1 Portraits Made From People

Posted 12.09.2013 | Arts

In the dead heat of July in 1918, 18,000 officers and soldiers gathered at Camp Dodge in Johnston, Iowa, in a strange formation: they assembled as Lad...

The Eleventh Commandment

Stephen Gyllenhaal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Stephen Gyllenhaal

It would have been nice and convenient if God had made it all a little clearer, like an Eleventh Commandment that said "thou shalt not be killed."

War Dead

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger