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The Italian resistance movement (Italian: Resistenza italiana o...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
The Italian resistance movement (Italian: Resistenza italiana or just Resistenza) is an umbrella term for resistance groups that opposed the occupying German forces and the Italian Fascist puppet regime of the Italian Social Republic during the later years of World War II. It was formed by pro-Allied Italians, following the Allied invasion of the country, the armistice between Italy and Allied armed forces, and German military occupation of northern Italy. The movement is also known as the Italian
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A tale of womanhood and war in the Italian mountains

Il Globo - 17 Aug 2018
There's no mention of famous figures of the resistance movement, such as Tina Anselmi or, on the other hand, Mussolini supporters. The stories of normal women like Maria Vittoria, the novel's main character, aren't easy to trace and Elise had trouble ...
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Hitler's Worst Nightmare: What If France Had Kept Fighting in 1940?

The National Interest Online (blog) - 15 Aug 2018
Many Frenchmen (led most notably by Charles de Gaulle) maintained an honorable resistance to the Germans, even after the armistice. By 1944, a strong resistance movement in metropolitan France was supported by the infusion of large numbers of troops ...
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A French village committed to deception

BBC News - 07 Aug 2018
On a wind-scoured plateau in France's Haute-Loire department stands a village teeming with secrets. Through an extraordinary campaign of nonviolent resistance during World War II, the residents of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon saved thousands of Jews from ...
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Ninety-Minute Nationalists

Jacobin magazine - 19 Aug 2018
References to these domestic enemies of Josip Broz Tito's victorious partisan movement became an explosive means of challenging communist authority and insulting entire nations. ...
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In Italy, a Right-Wing Spin Doctor Repents

Foreign Policy (blog) - 03 Aug 2018
Since the Five Star Movement and Salvini's League party formed a cabinet that was sworn in in June, Ferrara has relentlessly criticized it from the front page of Il Foglio, the highbrow daily newspaper that he founded in 1996 and edited until 2015 ...
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France, Italy: Neighbors Take a Step Toward Greater Cooperation

STRATFOR - 02 Aug 2018
In our 2018 Annual Forecast, Stratfor said France would push to reform the European Union this year but would face resistance from Germany and other Northern European countries. Then, in our Third-Quarter Forecast, we said the Italian government would ...
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Why can't we have August-long vacations like Italians?

FashionUnited UK (blog) - 31 Jul 2018
Questions remain around how long Italy's extended vacation ritual will withstand the ongoing forces of globalism which have shaken one of its core industries. Perhaps the growing “slow fashion” movement will applaud the nation's defiant resistance to ...
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Around the World: Bicycle Thieves

Nouse - 07 Aug 2018
Vittorio Di Sica's Bicycle Thieves (Ladri di Biciclette) is perhaps the most seminal films of the Italian Neorealist period, a cinematic and literary movement notably characterised by its jarring yet honest depiction of the aftermath of the second ...
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Activists expect Israeli raid as freedom flotilla nears Gaza

PRESSTV - 29 Jul 2018
The Israeli regime also carries out regular air raids on the coastal enclave under the pretext of hitting positions belonging to the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas. Egypt closely cooperates with Israel in maintaining the siege by keeping Rafah ...

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