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France's Colonial Past and Blowback

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French massacre of 200 Algerian protesters in Paris, 1961
French massacre of 200 Algerian protesters in Paris, 1961
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Glen Ford, executive editor and founder of Black Agenda Report, says that France's colonial legacy is again being ignored in the response and media coverage to the attacks in Paris.  During the 1960's France killed over 1 million Algerians in a failed attempt to deny Algeria independence.

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