(The American Catholic will observe its tenth anniversary in October. We will be reposting some classic TAC posts of the past. This post is from July 14, 2012.) Something for the weekend. The La Marseillaise scene from Casablanca.
The City of Lights liberation by the Allies began seventy years ago today. It started, fittingly enough, with uprisings of Free French resistance forces throughout the city, launching attacks on the German garrison. Some 800 Free French fighters would die in these
(I originally posted this in 2012. I rather liked this post, so here it is again.) The La Marseillaise scene from Casablanca. Today is Bastille Day, the great national holiday in France, the equivalent of our Independence Day. In France