Tag: French Revolution

The Fall and Rise of the Guillotine

The left, of course, is not alone in reaching into the violence of the past for its rhetoric—nor are leftists necessarily the worst offenders, despite the recent ubiquity of the guillotine meme. The right-wing pundit Erick Erickson infamously argued for the installation of dictators in Latin American countries in 2018, noting he was “hoping for […]

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