"Modern yoga, practiced largely in the West, is 100 years old, originating in India but influenced by British calisthenics and Swedish gymnastics. Marketed as superior physical and spiritual exercise to affluent Westerners, it continues to serve its target market."
"During World War II, Canada's German POW camps were so hospitable, prisoners were given jobs and trusted with weapons for hunting. Despite the freedom, all returned voluntarily. The harshest punishment? Returning to a war-ravaged home. Nevertheless, many later returned to Canada as tourists or settlers."