Her involvement in the affair was not so much in support of the officer himself, but against all the lies and hypocrisy.
Source: 17-The Dreyfus Affair Begins
17-The Dreyfus Affair Begins
Toward the end of the century, in spite of the aggressive repression by the Lois Scélérates, Séverine kept busy with her columns for various papers, but her collaborations were certainly not appreciated by many radicals on the left. 1,117 more words
16-Bilking Panama and Burning Chivalry
Back in 1880, encouraged by the success of the Suez canal, Ferdinand de Lesseps founded the Panama Canal Company which was destined to link the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, but which was also destined to end in disaster. 1,189 more words