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The Paris Commune – from the archives, 1871 | France

The Paris Commune was a radical and popular government which ruled Paris from March 18 to May 28, 1871. It occurred as a result of the defeat of France in the Franco-German war and the collapse of Second Empire of Napoleon III (1852-1870). The Parisians united to overthrow the existing French regime which had failed […]

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Rich and poor more and more segregated in the Paris region

Published on: 06/03/2019 – 21:57Amended: 06/03/2019 – 21:58 Over the months of yellow vests demonstrations, the public debate has focused on the rural urban divide and the resources consumed by the Paris region of ÃŽle-de-France. But a new study shows that the richest region of the country is also the most profoundly unequal. The greater […]