Green Cross Commemorates 100th Anniversary of WWI Chemical Attack: Calls for World Free of Chemical Weapons

Green Cross Commemorates 100th Anniversary of WWI Chemical Attack: Calls for World Free of Chemical Weapons
Geneva, April 22, 2015 (PRWEB UK) 22 April 2015 One hundred years ago today, at 17:00 on April 22, 1915, The Kaiser’s Germany undertook the first major attack with toxic gas when it opened 5,700 compressed gas canisters of chlorine, allowing clouds of “yellowish-green hellish haze” to drift down on French, Algerian, Canadian, and British ...

Valparaiso University Commemorates Martin Luther King Jr. with Annual Celebration

Valparaiso, Ind. (PRWEB) January 08, 2015 For more than 20 years, Valparaiso University has celebrated the life and teachings of Martin Luther King Jr., and this tradition continues with a weeklong celebration Jan. 15–23. The 2015 events honor the theme “Hope, Action, Change” through speakers, presenters and activities that promote the respect and value ...