armistice day 11/11

so once a year we remember those that fought in world war 1 and more recently people fighting modern in the modern day.i have no issue with the idea it’s just that i feel that the media coverage is narrow. i won’t buy a poppy because i don’t  feel it represents me  what about all the ethnic minorities that fought and are fighting now. war isn’t one colour so why is it shown like that in the media? when i see a historical photo showing some ethnic minority soldiers  maybe my view will change. I want to see the carribean people  that fought in the war.children are shown images and told about the war but never told the role people from their own background have played.

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/commonwealth-contribution-to-first-world-war-to-be-commemorated

http://www.mgtrust.org/car1.htm

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/wwone/west_indies_01.shtml

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