Good News in History, June 11 – Good News Network

Good News in History, June 11 – Good News Network

250 years ago today, the Great Barrier Reef was discovered by British cartographer Captain James Cook off the Australian coast. Cook’s scientific voyage as captain of the HMS Endeavour resulted in splendid detailed maps of the coastland of New Zealand and eastern Australia, which were used by modern sailors until … Read more

Good News in History, June 4 – Good News Network

Good News in History, June 4 – Good News Network

80 years ago today, to rally the morale of his countrymen following a great military failure, when 338,000 British troops had to evacuate Dunkirk, leaving neighboring France in the grip of Nazi control, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill delivered his famous 12-minute “We shall fight on the beaches” speech. The … Read more