Michael Walsh
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Michael Walsh

Michael Walsh Liverpool born Irish poet and writer traces his Liverpool roots back to 1865. Michael’s paternal family background is Moville, Donegal, his maternal Wexford and Tipperary. Michael's father, Patrick, had fought in four conflicts before reaching his fortieth birthday. As a 18-year old guerrilla a reward was placed on his head by England’s Black and Tans. He also fought in the Irish War of Independence, Spanish Civil War, and RAF during World War Two.
On leaving school at 15 years of age Michael spent ten weeks at the Merchant Navy School for Sailors in Sharpness. During his years at sea he was to visit over 60 countries. Michael has since provided articles and columns for numerous magazines and international news media. In 2011 he was awarded 'Writer of the Year' by the publishers of Euro Weekly News, Europe's highest circulation free newspaper. He has authored, edited and ghosted over 60 book titles.

News

THE BUSINESS OF WAR is profitable. In 2011, the 100 largest contractors sold $410 billion in arms and military services. Just ten of those companies sold over $208 billion. Based on a list of the top 100 arms-producing and military services companies in 2011 compiled by the Stockholm International…
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Classic Essays

by Mike Walsh THE UNITED States is lately stigmatised by an image problem due to its electoral shenanigans and misadventures abroad. All too often forgotten are the great Americans, especially its literati, who contributed so much to the world’s wisdom. Leaving aside such essentials as the three…
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Essays

by Derek Summers and Mike Walsh THE SS (Schutzstaffel or Protection Squad) was originally established as Adolf Hitler’s personal bodyguard after the failed 1923 putsch, although in 1933 it became the unit we think of today. The recruits swore unswerving loyalty not to the National Socialist Party…
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Essays

by Mike Walsh VERY FEW PEOPLE know the details of Joseph Stalin’s notorious Torch-Man Order. As a consequence, people little realise that many images depicting German atrocities are falsified. These oft-seen filmed atrocities were the responsibility not of the Reich but of England and America…
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Essays

by Mike Walsh THE LAST WEEKS of June offer opportunity for the mainstream media (MSM) to recall the Reich’s pre-emptive strike on Bolshevik Russia. Their claim is that genial Uncle Joe Stalin was victim of Hitler’s biggest blunder. We are led to believe that the unprepared Red Army fought gallantly…
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