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. growing up in america i was a child of the cold war and when i would hear soviet leader speak like an international event or watch a soviet war documentary the narrator's voice was almost always the same and very memorable for me little that i no way would meet this man one day his name is george watts and i've become very good close friends with him and i want you to learn something about him his life is an odyssey like none other it's. got to homelands. russia is a homeland of my parents and my grandparents and i honor them because every every person has a right to love their homeland. place where they were born. i love canada because i was born in canada. so i'm
a rich man actually i have 2 homelands. i guess i should begin with the that's the beginning my father was russian. my mother was ukrainian they both lived in 2 neighboring villages in western ukraine they were service they told the land they worked for the landlords very poor and when to leave revolution broke out in 1917 my father a 16 year old boy at that time volunteering. to join the red army that was the revolutionary army at that time to overthrow the czar or the king of the russian empire. at the end of the russian civil war
because the resolder stephan was returns to his native village sydney but very soon after he receives an offer to work in canada. accept the offer he eventually fleas from chaos hunger in typhus biting canada seems promising a new employer pays for the moving in guarantees a stable job 2 years after stefan moves his wife arrives in canada they settle in the small town of winnipeg across the border with the united states after a short while the couple have 2 children george in carl the great depression is in full swing at the height of the great depression everyone was jobless everyone knows travelling around in box cars looking for jobs all right canada then the canadian government launched a program called common stedding the homesteading program. which is based on
the following. the government of canada gave those who wanted to volunteers free land absolutely free couple of horses a cow paultry my father while the interior for home setting and we moved. north in manitoba to a place called near swan lake and we have plenty of food in the day my father and his friends and relatives built the house we were there we started going to school there walking about 6 miles to a country school but there was no money no money no money was exchanged my mother made milk with the help of carl and myself we're churning i remember my childhood i was churning milk up and down. no one knows what a churn is and still no money was exchanged were my dad or only
god who had all the potatoes vegetables chickens everything to eggs and milk. all the food we needed. 1039 the beginning of world war 2 candidate interest the war alongside great britain the hardships of the great depression and the challenges of world war 2 speed up the process of industrialization in canada the defense industry is rapidly developing family moved to the city of hamilton where stefan gets a job at a steel factory their sons george and carl enter the west still secondary school of hamilton and work with their father at the steel mill the future of the translators relations with language is challenge to say the least when i was studying french and latin in west l. secondary school i was the worst french language student in my
class. and they were seizure handing out papers at the. half of the easter holidays christmas holidays and final exams and here to hand out the highest marks 1st and the lowest. marks last and i was the last one to get the my paper he is george. fantastic made 22 out of 100 but i've got that i got his message of course and a nice or when the his handing of the papers after the easter exam he said george terrific progress you make you doubled your marquis got 44 bush is still below 50 with a passing mark. and he says george you'll never pass french. finally in august. local a local newspaper came out hamilton spectator the results of the final exams in the
west village secondary school my class george what's in brackets 8 i got it i got at. the end of the 1940 s. the world is recovering from the deadly war george's father was aggressively political though not a communist none the less aggressive were suspect and often blacklisted it was his father's politics and love of the place of his birth at the time russia then the soviet union that drove him to return to help rebuild the country after the savage invasion in occupation by nazi germany. my father when we lived in canada the 2nd world war broke out and it was devastated by the a war and after the war ended. my father worse followed the movements
of the front eastern front going east and command rolling back towards berlin. and me the reason we came to the country he said let's go to live my homeland and help the people rebuild them their homeland. i was 20 years old 1000 at the time. my brother was 20. and we upheld my father's initiative and we came to this country to help rebuild. the family waited for permission to enter the soviet union for several years and only in 1951 the soviet embassy in washington sent a positive response to what's family set off without having any idea how different life had become in the soviet union on april 3rd 1952 george want to spend we return to the u.s.s.r. we got out of the train that brought us across the river from poland into
belorussia to breast and my father was saw overwhelmed. by returning to his native homeland as cheers appeared in his eyes and. he one bowed down and kissed the ground. and i was very impressed i still remember that. picture vividly in my mind my father. coming down on his knees and kissing the ground. since the inception of the soviet union western media had always viewed this country with suspicion and even hostility george was pleasantly surprised people were helpful in kind still recovering from the sufferings of the war the country were just rebuilding and people were lucky they felt lucky they were alive that. most important thing. because life is one time gift. and you have to live it the to the best of your
ability and people were just happy that they were alive they were helping each other. you cannot be both with the yeah you like. secret prisons are not usually what comes to mind when thinking about europe l.-a even the most prosperous can be deceived within the 0 zone there were 2 view houses were allegedly boasts a prison was located and only cia people had access to the story for investigators chanel's ian covered the douglas dealings of the secret services but i mean one of
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cuddled up and they were dead for like 3 days holding each other this wall so people who have lost their life so early to addition yeah this is from akron. that crown is better known as the meth capital of the high and it's a city where the number of drug addicts keeps growing every year. i came up when i was 14 and my whole family were drug addicts. throughout much of the 1990 s. and beyond and the doctors were encouraged in some cases incentivized to overprescribe. i mean enough to sedate a small country why you should also hear about people buy all that secular stuff and we've got to go be dead dead god is crazy too much you know to do it. and they're succumbing you know one after the next. the world is driven by
local people never much seen anyone like that before came to us and proposed to help us in any way they could. food with us books for my brother and i had never read a russian book before and they were very friendly and kind hearted this is one thing that i experience right from the very 1st day and all through my 55 years here in this country and i experienced this every day even now another thing i noticed at that time there was no advertisement. no commercials anywhere there are there there was only one thing i noticed on the. side of a whole huge building on brick there was. a sign in russian where
shred ice cream is. very delicious and healthy for food what kind of ice cream did mention there were the food is this struck me immediately i remember that. right from the furnace 1st day there we arrived in the city i'll tell you one thing when my brother and i started studying in moscow that was a 1955 how we weren't hungry. we weren't starving. but we never turned down any thing that was offered to us to eat or drink and where i remember one thing we were living in the dormitory the foreign language institute they are not far from red square. and we could have forgone our meager stay penned which is kind of a scholarship that we cook we could buy black caviar. issues in
store for. a little bit. higher price than the other food products but that's where we 1st tasted black caviar never had the black caviar in canada paul never not even read. how would you like to have your name changed by someone in a split 2nd a new name not of your own choosing well that is exactly what happened to george and his brother. they had a russian identity that was in british rule of god in 1952 within. i think was in 2 weeks we had to report to the local police station new it's called the militia. in the soviet union that time to go to the passport department and asked for them to fill out on the basis of what kind of document you have so my brother and i got on board and treat card travel to you know they're part of
the show. and what do you want boys in little window on the door says who are speaking in russian who are shy because now we can speak very well. and sports. what's your name. george is one. george i don't understand. to a hairs here's my birth certificate written george watts. that's not a russian navy you're going to be going to go already this is make no difference to me and my brother is what your name is carl. after the war against nancy germany. no that's not a russian name you're going to be killed. so that made a lady at the passport desk just took like the click of the finger give me one name
my brother another name that's it the fact that george was a native speaker of comedian english would be a priceless for a young man coming from the working class george's language skills would be the determining factor for the rest of his life when i came to the soviet union. i finally realized that my knowledge of english. my pronunciation of anguish knowledge of english grammar structure. and phonetics. was actually a boon and they borrowed some money from our neighbors to go to leningrad foreign language institute and we've got a reply from maryland grad here if you pass your exams you'll be given accommodations at the dharma tory local government and i was in laying grad of a place called institute of noble ladies which was
later called the here famous headquarters of the communist party when the revolution started but anyway with my brother and i went there replied we we finally managed to pass the entrance exams we were given. combinations in the dormitory we began studying everything seemed to be going to go good and then right after the new year we got called out to the principal really in in russia called the director directress lady together where they are from the titian actions you boys you 2 boys from canada will have to change your pronunciation of what because we here at our institute we teach king's english james came king james english. i said i can i'm going to pretend i don't understand will you please pour me
a cup of tea. made you be so kind as to pay me a cup of tea. they didn't then anyway to day the long and short of the story was they transferred us to moscow with commendations which had a translator's department we were welcomed with open arms by the teachers of very good teaching staff in moscow the 1950 s. were a time of great change in the soviet union and on the world stage after joseph stalin died in 1983 to khrushchev would initiate a political fall with the west george was in the right place at the right time. to who should of came to power. there a hill beyond norse invited business men flooded into the us a certain time hence the big demand for interpreters and translators here late january after the final the christmas exams there was
a correspondent from radio moscow. course your vishnu best ski later on i met we met him and spoken very wine boy he was saying interviews from. english speaking students and one of the students told and says why hey why don't you interviewed 2 canadian boys here is what canadian boy. that's how just my accidents cost of vishnu best pieces you give me an interview sure why not. and so we had a very fine interview decision a you boys speak very good english and the world's this canadian english. and this is where would you come in our management invites you to come to work for us as for will these who are we thought would just. passing later on we got a call contact from him and he says come on up to the radio station. and
i was in the center of moscow where they interviewed us he says would you like to work for us as translators announcers who are we do really don't know the particulars of this because we never had done that before we confessed immediately but we had the makings of that in 1000 could be 7 moscow holds the world just full of youth and speed and it's the festival of trucks 34000 people from one $130.00 countries a record breaking number for that time during the festival george and his brother were taking their 1st steps in their long career in radio and so moscow launched a program called come to moscow for the festival by karl and george were 2 of us but they changed our name from watts to the igor. russian sounding and that's why how we end up in radio moscow and later on we finished studying at the
institute. we managed to get a job there. i translated interpreted in the kremlin crew shot of lenin. saying gone i didn't translate your but. because he never would finish his sentences never. that i have voiced him even and r t. 3 or 4 times. you said i was voicing him and he waved to me. and i waved 'd back at him and then we had translated and then the kremlin and even song he sang. very eloquent speaker and then i never translated and drop of. the other guys. i never translated in
a 1000000 something on atrocious. he didn't know what he was talking about a. translator can translate only what he understands. that's the basic and that's the bottom line. you can translate only what you understand. we go to work so you straight home. time after time called her ration to repeat the same mantra sustainability it's
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the life. thousands of american men and women choose to serve in the country's military and the decision. every song came to a complete. the day that i was right and. you know told to shut up but they'd kill me and i see how it destroyed my life many screamed at me and he made me come in and he graham my arm and he write me with his birthing curia if you take into account that women don't report because of the extreme retaliation and it's probably somewhere near about half a 1000000 women have now been sexually assaulted in the us military rape is a very very traumatizing tat happen but i've never seen trauma like i've seen women who are veterans who have suffered military sexual trauma reporting rape is more likely to get the victim punished and be offended and almost 10 year career or
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or a major in the shallows. 54 jets and more than 1300 military personnel are headed to air force base in alaska where is that to say come on i'll show you what's the reason for any type of enhanced u.s. military presence in this area russia. what is it suddenly about the south china sea that makes it so that it 11000000000 barrels of oil. take a look at this map who really owns what kind of says no it belongs to us india says no we claim that that belongs to us both of these countries have nuclear weapons capabilities there is reason for concern so that's why we're going to drill down on this story for you today right here on the news with rick sanchez where you know as
we always like to say we do believe by golly it's time to do news again. it was appalling to most of the 1st of july in the headlines then deciding rush's next chapter it's the final day of voting on changes to the constitution here coming up we look at what's being offered to bring you reaction throughout the day . i think that it's needed because the current constitution is out of date i think it is nonsense according to all legal logical and ethical norms and with all of that. a lot of other news to tell you about to this intense scrutiny for germany's huge meat processing industry after a major covert outbreak among stuff the biggest plant there shone a light on living conditions for the mainly low pay migrants.