The Virtues of Mutiny and Desertion
Two Christmas Anniversaries

Sigal, Clancy
http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/12/25/the-virtues-of-mutiny-and-desertion/

Publisher:  CounterPunch
Date Written:  25/12/2013
Year Published:  2013  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX15585

Christmas Eve also marks the famous 1914 “Christmas truce” when British and German soldiers crossed No Man’s Land to shake hands, play soccer, exchange souvenirs and sing carols to each other. The High Commands and politicians on both sides swiftly put an end to that foolishness. The war went on killing many millions.

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