Sunday, November 22, 2009
UK Vets say, It's not our country any more, they say, in sorrow and anger.
We can easily say that Australian Veterans of WW2 would agree with their UK Brothers and Sisters in arms.
"Nearly 400,000 Britons died. Millions more were scarred by the experience, physically and mentally."
"But was it worth it? and the answer of many of her contemporaries, now in their 80s and 90s - is a resounding No."
"They despise what has become of the Britain they once fought to save. It's not our country any more, they say, in sorrow and anger."
'I sing no song for the once-proud country that spawned me,' wrote a sailor who fought the Japanese in the Far East, 'and I wonder why I ever tried.'
"My patriotism has gone out of the window,' said another ex-serviceman."
Those comrades of mine who never made it back would be appalled if they could see the world as it is today.
'They would wonder what happened to the Brave New World they fought so damned hard for.'
Immigration tops the list of complaints.
"People come here, get everything they ask, for free, laughing at our expense,' was a typical observation."
"Many writers are bewildered and overwhelmed by a multicultural Britain that, they say bitterly, they were never consulted about nor feel comfortable with."
'Our country has been given away to foreigners while we, the generation who fought for freedom, are having to sell our homes for care and are being refused medical services because incomers come first.'
They see the lack of debate and the damning of dissenters as racists or Little Englanders as deeply upsetting affronts to freedom of speech.
'Our British culture is draining away at an ever increasing pace,' wrote an ex-Durham Light Infantryman, 'and we are almost forbidden to make any comment.'
a veteran of Dunkirk and Burma, died a disappointed man, believing that his seven years in the Army were wasted.
Please read the whole article HERE