David Cameron re-writes World War I history for 21st century war propaganda

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This video from Britain says about itself:

31 mrt. 2014

Presented by ‘Remembering The Real World War 1’ — Bristol’s campaign to commemorate the real World War 1

How the war is remembered is as much about the future as the past — while past conflict remains discredited, future foreign military interventions and occupations will remain difficult to sell to the public.

For the majority of people in all the countries involved, directly or indirectly, World War 1 was one of the greatest disasters of the twentieth century. In this centenary year of the start of the war we have been promised debate in the media about the causes and effects of the war.

So far the views expressed on the BBC have ranged from those who think that the war was essential to defend the British Empire (Max Hastings) through to those who argue that the British…

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