Monthly Archives: May 2015

THE SLAUGHTER GRINDS ON

Stalemate is Deadly on Western Front; Russia Collapsing in East. Secret Orders for Mass Murder of Armenians in Turkey Special to The Great War Project (25-27 May) Thousands of soldiers are dying every day, and the news is dismal from all corners of the war’s battlefields. On May 25 a century ago, the Second Battle…

WILL AMERICA ENTER THE WAR NOW?

Wilson is Silent on Lusitania disaster; New Allied Losses on Western Front Special to The Great War Project (8-11 May) In the aftermath of the Lusitania disaster, many questions arise that do not yet have answers. One of the most important, and most controversial, is why the British Admiralty offered no convoy to protect the…

ALLIED REVERSAL ON TWO FRONTS

At Gallipoli, Strong Turkish Resistance; On Eastern Front, Russians Routed Special to The Great War Project (2-4 May) In this first week of May a century ago, the British proclaim they are doing well on the battlefield on several fronts. But these are empty claims, as Turkish and German forces mount strong resistance against the…