Tag Archives: napoleon III

Daily View 2×2: 14 January 2010

Good morning afternoon and welcome to Daily View on a largely uneventful day in history. 152 years ago today, Napoleon III wasn’t assassinated. It’s the day Martin Niemöller was born, the author of the words about Holocaust victims, “First they came for the communists, but I was not a communist so I did not speak out.”

Today Richard Briers, Faye Dunaway and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall are celebrating birthdays, and we remember Lewis Carroll’s death.

2 Big Stories

Haiti victim search

All the papers lead today with news of the continuing search for survivors amongst the debris following the massive earthquake in Haiti.

Times: Race against time for Haiti earthquake aid
Telegraph: Race to save thousands of lives
Daily Mail: Haiti razed to the ground: Horrifying new pictures reveal extent of earthquake destruction
Guardian: International teams join Haiti rescue operation

Posted in Daily View | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , and | 1 Comment
Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarIan Shires 25th Jan - 1:05pm
    The people of the Midlands and the North are about to get talked out of the one real bit of infrastructure investment that will give...
  • User Avatarexpats 25th Jan - 12:43pm
    Alex Macfie 24th Jan '20 - 11:09pm...................Peter Farrell-Vinay: Labour gave Johnson his election. The Bill to hold the election was supported by Labour with Lib...
  • User Avatarfrankie 25th Jan - 12:36pm
    David, The ilk want us all to agree with them so when things go wrong no one can point fingers at those guilty of causing...
  • User AvatarHywel 25th Jan - 12:27pm
    The LIberal History Group is something of a hidden gem within the Lib Dem
  • User AvatarDavid Becket 25th Jan - 11:13am
    Well said Paul. As a former Berkshire County Councillor I have every faith in Wokingham Liberal Democrats to make the right decision. As for Jeff...
  • User AvatarJudith Abel 25th Jan - 10:29am
    I have resigned from the Lib Dems. Their focus is too much on themselves, their image, how they come across and fringe issues at the...