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After the defeat of the legendary Paris Commune (in May, 1871), a few thousand insurgents were deported to the other end of the world as punishment. New Caledonia, an archipelago in the Pacific,... [Image gallery]
Si Saadi ben Allel from Kabylia, Algeria, arrived in New Caledonia with 32 compatriots. They were deported with the French transport vessel Loire as a punishment for a rebellion against the French... [Item of the Day]
The Algerian Liberation Front was supported by the Trotskyist Fourth International during the war against France (1954-1962). The Dutch Secret Service followed members of the Fourth International... [Item of the Day]