Weekend Photo: Liberazione Italiani

    ARpilot sent us this photo of a Thompson submachine gun Model 1919 ┬áreplica being used by reenactors celebrating the anniversary of the liberation of Italy. He wrote …

    Today, April 25, 2015, the 70th anniversary of the liberation of my country from the Nazi-fascist dictatorship by the Allied troops and the end of World War II in Italy. The photographs that I send you are part of a photographic project, subjects depicted are re-enactors and photos were made using machines and photographic techniques of the time. Here is the website where you can see the other pictures.

    Freedom is all too easy to take for granted. Having never lost it, I sometimes wonder if I truly appreciate it.