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La République Dominicaine capture d’autres évadés de prison - Signal FM

Dans un village près de la ville frontalière de Duvergé, 217 km à l’Est de Saint-Domingue, les forces armées dominicaines ont capturé, dans la nuit de mercredi à jeudi, Lodo H. 78 more words

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Thermidor Fun Fact Day Twenty-Nine: A Colonial hero tainted by association

It is no surprise that Robespierre is often considered a villain, but it is startling to see an erstwhile hero linked to the Incorruptible. Following the news of the 1791‒1804 slave uprisings in the French colony of Saint-Domingue, colonial sympathizers depicted the leader of the slave revolt,………… ……………, as a student of Robespierre, doubtless because of the widespread killing and damages that the rebels wrought on the colonists and their holdings. 38 more words

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