This is possibly one of the greatest things I’ve ever seen.
Second year running.
Trigger Warning for discussion of injuries, death.
If you study the image, the German ‘experienced’ some sort of explosion and dragged himself and his subsequently eviscerated leg over to this stoop and bled to death. One can tell because there’s no blast damage around the alcove he’s in, thus the wound did not occur there, and the sheer amount of blood on the steps below his corpse suggests a working heart at this location for some time before death. Also, his weapon is nowhere to be seen suggesting that he left it, in his dazed state, where it lay before transferring himself to this alcove.
It’s weird to picture such intimate knowledge of another man’s death. I don’t know whether to feel ashamed or not.
"Organize, agitate, educate, must be our war cry."
Trigger warning for assault, rape, violence, PTSD.
This is an interesting article.
(via The Hairpin)
Enough is enough. I’m getting right fed up of hearing about all this violence and nasty words being said to one another. How about you all pack it in, call it quits, even Stevens?
I’ve been thinking about this for a while now, and every time I’ve thought about it, I’ve thought…
Women for Women International provides women survivors of war, civil strife and other conflicts with the tools and resources to move from crisis and poverty to stability and self-sufficiency, thereby promoting viable civil societies.
This Luftwaffe anti-aircraft member was 15-years-old when he was taken prisoner by American forces in Giessen, Germany during the Spring of 1945. As he was processed he broke into tears, a steady reminder just how young the conscripted had become in Germany’s final months.