Once more with feeling

On poppies, moustaches, and the problem with powerful symbols.

© John Beniston

This is the time of year we come together to remember – firstly the eminent folly of Catholicism, and then, a few days later, something more profound: the millions upon millions, millions whose totality will never be fully reckoned, who laid down their lives in the two great wars of the twentieth century.

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