I don’t wear poppies, and this image perfectly encapsulates why

Screen Shot 2015-11-21 at 10.17.08Content warning: this post discusses death and war The Royal British Legion tweeted this image of a fundraising event. Look at it. In the image, four children aged around twelve stand, holding gigantic plastic poppies. Three of the children wear t-shirts saying “Future Soldier”. The poppy was once a symbol to remind us of the senseless […]