The announcement of Robespierre’s execution in the Journal de Paris national on Tuesday, 11 Thermidor, listed the once-powerful man as “Maximilien Robespierre, 35 years old, born at Arras, deputy of the National Convention.” This listing is incorrect because: … 31 more words
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BALTIMORE (AP) — The NAACP says it will hold its 2016 national convention in Baltimore.
Tessa Hill-Aston, president of the Baltimore branch of the civil rights organization, said in an email on Wednesday that the national board, meeting this week in Las Vegas, selected Baltimore as the site. 16 more words
Tomorrow I’m leaving for the Origami Owl 2014 National Convention in Phoenix, Arizona and I’m super excited! It’s supposed to be 115º. Yikes! I had so much fun last year, learning how to grow my business, making lots of new friends, seeing the new Fall products and dancing the night away! 143 more words
What nineteenth-century French novelist appears to have drawn inspiration directly from the quote below in his masterwork? It was spoken by a leader of the Convention in July 1794. 87 more words