The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand 100 years ago set in motion a chain of events leading to world war. Could the shooting down of flight MH17 do the same today?
UK prime minister David Cameron uses his Letter to an Unkown Soldier to glorify WW1 and the slaughter of 15 million as a necessary sacrifice.
To fully appreciate what is happening in Palestine and Iraq today you need to know how Britain made secret agreements at the end of World War I to redraw Middle East frontiers.
David Cameron sends militarism trojan horse into our schools under cover of first world war centenary
The UK government announced £1m to set up 100 new army cadet units in state schools "to ensure that as many young people as possible can benefit from military themed activities."
The acclaim ED morel received for exposing slavery and corruption in the Congo changed when in 1914 he became Britain's most effective anti-war campaigner
Albin Köbis was a humble stoker whose doomed protest foreshadowed the mutinies that would eventually cripple Germany’s navy