Today is Anzac Day, commemorating the date of the landing of Anzac forces at Gallipoli on 25th April 1915.
While it is customary to remember the sacrifices made by a generation of young men in wartime, celebrating bravery and heroism, there is an aspect that is always ignored.
When we say ‘lest we forget’, we choose not to remember some very uncomfortable things.
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