You Say You Want a Revolution

The rise and fall of Maximilien Robespierre

Put your (severed)head on my shoooooulder Photo by Britannica.com

On July 28, 1794, the man who was once the hero of the French Revolution suffered an astounding fall from grace. His tireless devotion to “The Cause” made him the obvious choice to lead the Revolution during its most radical phase known as the Reign of Terror. Ironically, the very qualities that led to his domination were also the cause of…

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Kathy Copeland Padden

Kathy Copeland Padden

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