Have you heard this story? Have you heard this song? Today, on Hear and Now, the story was told and the song was played. You can hear the radio show here. This story begins at 13:20 minutes into the broadcast.
CHRISTMAS TRUCE: We look back at another war — World War I — and what happened when British troops heard the enemy singing Christmas carols. Folksinger John McCutcheon tells the story.
Here’s a link to the story of The Christmas Truce of 1914.
On YouTube – “Christmas in the Trenches” by John McCutcheon“Winter Solstice” cd Memorial Day Tribute web site Psyche, Science and Society – teaching children about war and peace