Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:26:15 -0700
In comparison, the recent celebration of Bastille Day conjures up the memories related to the French Revolution, which began in the hot summer of 1789, a few months after General George Washington was sworn in as the first President of the United ...
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:03:43 -0700
On July 14, 1789, a crowd of hundreds stormed the Bastille, an act that began the French Revolution. Today, the creators of Assassin's Creed at French developer Ubisoft released a video drawing a historical link between its upcoming game, Assassin's ...
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:40:18 -0700
The storming of the Bastille this week (July 14) in 1788 heralded the French Revolution, but why did the French people rebel against King Louis XVI, an inoffensive, even well-meaning member of the Bourbon dynasty that had ruled France for more than two ...
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:11:15 -0700
Assassin's Creed games always feature great locales to explore, but with the new AnvilNext engine in Assasin's Creed Unity, they look to be even grander. From the video posted below, the new engine looks to do wonders for the environment and ...
Redlands Daily Facts
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:48:45 -0700
Yet on the coattails of the American Revolution there was another revolution, whose great festival we should recall next Monday, July 14. The French Revolution, in many ways inspired by the American revolt against the monarchy, opened the doors to ...
Cato Institute (blog)
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 06:07:30 -0700
Twenty-five years ago today I stood on the Champs-Elysees and watched a parade celebrating the bicentennial of the French Revolution, capped off with Jessye Norman singing “La Marseillaise.” Of course, the French Revolution is controversial, especially ...
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:36:01 -0700
An Internet billionaire in the US has warned of a looming revolution like those in France and Russia if nothing is done to fix the glaring inequalities in the American economy. Nick Hanauer says no community is immune from revolution, warning his ...
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:41:15 -0700
There once was a time when the wealthy upper class and the Catholic Church didn't pay anything to the government in terms of taxes and had special socioeconomic privileges. It would fall upon the largest class of citizens, the peasantry, to pay taxes ...
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