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May 8, 2015
by Werner Bischof
"I felt compelled to venture forth and explore the true face of the world. Leading a satisfying life of plenty had blinded many of us to the immense hardships beyond our borders."

"I was driven to get the real face of the world. Our life of plenty blinded many to the immense hardship beyond our borders. We did our bit for charity, and felt this relieved us of any further involvement in the matter.... More...
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May 7, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
May 8th, 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the unconditional surrender of German forces to the Allies, bringing an end to the Second World War in Europe. Hitler had committed suicide one week earlier so his successor, Admiral Karl Donitz, had the responsibility of signing the Instrument of Surrender. Spontaneous celebration broke out in small and large cities all over Europe and North America. For... More...
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May 5, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
May 6th marks the 100th anniversary of famed US actor and film-maker Orson Welles' birth.

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May 1, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
May 2nd marks 70 years since the fall of Berlin to Soviet forces. After two weeks of intense fighting, and two days after Hitler committed suicide, the last of the city's defenders surrendered. Five days later, the German government would officially surrender.

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Apr 29, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
April 30th 2015 marks the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon and of the end of the Vietnam War. More...
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Apr 24, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
Acclaimed American actor Al Pacino turns 70 years old on April 25th.
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Apr 15, 2015
by Bruce Davidson
20 years ago, on April 19th 1994, anti-government terrorists Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols set off a large bomb outside the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, killing 168 people and injuring at least 680.
The attack was made in retaliation for the Ruby Ridge incident and Waco, Texas siege, which occurred two years prior, to the day. McVeigh and Nichols were tried and convicted in... More...
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