Many countries around the world have days on which citizens, companies, and groups are encouraged to plant and care for trees.
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23 April marks St. George’s Day. While St. George is widely venerated throughout Christian communities, England especially
In my recent book, Furphies and Whizz-bangs: Anzac Slang from the Great War, I had the opportunity to revisit some of the