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Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft 1759-1797 age 38 She was an English writer, philosopher, and advocate of women’s rights. Until the late 20th century, Wollstonecraft’s life, which encompassed several unconventional personal relationships, received more attention than her writing. “A Vindication of the Rights … Continue reading

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Racism in France

Racism in France Racism has been reported in France against a number of targets since the 19th Century. Racism against Jews has a long history, and acts have been reported against members of resident groups including Algerian, Berbers, and Arabs. … Continue reading

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THE MAGNA CARTA

THE MAGNA CARTA Magna Carta after seven hundred and fifty years it is truly a remarkable document. It has been stated that it’s the “fountain of our liberty.”. Remember the heinous medieval practice of trial by combat? (In a trial … Continue reading

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