This day, March 18, marks the 144th anniversary of the beginning of the end for the Paris Communards. In honor of their vision of a just and equal workers’ society, we publish the beautiful song, “Le Temps des Cerises,” by Jean-Baptiste Clément. 246 more words
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Manuel Vall’s recent words about the Front National, that I read in Le Monde yesterday, are an interesting way of doing politics.
The words he used when describing the situation were alarmist; ‘J’ai peur pour mon pays, j’ai peur qu’il se fracasse contre le Front National’. 1,092 more words
Latest Charlie Hebdo: The Front National is no Longer Scarey.
“We’ve been thoroughly un-diabolised!”
A nauseating anthology of Front National Local Government Candidates’ comments on social networks… 254 more words
Essay proposals are invited for a volume in the MLA’s Options for Teaching series entitled Teaching Representations of the French Revolution, to be edited by Julia Douthwaite (University of Notre Dame), Catriona Seth (Université de Lorraine), and Antoinette Sol (University of Texas Arlington) 370 more words