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The heirs of the Paris Commune attack a Catholic rally

On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the execution by the Paris Commune of ten ecclesiastics, three hundred faithful gathered on Saturday May 29 to travel the 4 kilometers that separate the Place de la Roquette – site of the former prison where were incarcerated the future victims – of the parish of Notre-Dame […]

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Commemorations of the Paris Commune reopen old wounds

Protesters march in the rally to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Paris Commune of 1871. Pierrick Villette / Avenir Pictures / Abaca The old French wounds reopened last weekend as a Catholic procession commemorating hostages murdered by the anticlerical Paris Commune was attacked by black-clad “antifa” protesters shouting slogans supporting the proletarian uprising in […]