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Confronting the Histories of Vichy and European Fascism: An Interview with Robert O. Paxton
Robert O. Paxton’s work continues to educate the world about the history of Vichy France, the emergence of fascism, and the Holocaust in France.
Freedom, Resistance, and Responsibility: The Philosophy and Politics of Jean–Paul Sartre
The importance of World War II to Jean-Paul Sartre’s life and thought is often overlooked.
History, Imperialism, and Revolution: C.L.R. James and Fascist Italy’s Invasion of Ethiopia
C.L.R. James (1901-1989) called for mass resistance to Mussolini’s invasion of Ethiopia in 1935.
The Little Prince's Last Flight: The Story of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, author of The Little Prince and other timeless works of literature, was also a daring French aviator who lost his life in action during World War II.
“All Those Who Fight for Freedom": Resisting the Germans before D-Day
Partisans risked everything to free Europe from fascist rule.