Archive for November, 2012

A peaceful experience in wartime

Posted: 13th November 2012 by Keith MacKenzie in korean war, remembrance day, veteran's day, war, Woburn

Yesterday, on an unseasonably warm day in Massachusetts, I went to check out the brand-new war memorial in Woburn centre that had been unveiled on Remembrance Day – or Veteran’s Day as they call it here – and had a great conversation with an elderly couple there.

Re-election and realization

Posted: 7th November 2012 by Keith MacKenzie in election, obama

With Obama’s re-election now in the history books, I find myself slightly perturbed as a Canadian living in Massachusetts.