Iconoclasm: French Terrifying Tradition

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2018-01-25 05:45:39
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A problem could have been solved by a constitution or a proper Assembly eventually dissolved into vandalism, chaos and disasters. Across the Channel, the Crown and the Parliament weren't exactly besties but got on just fine, watching France half in horror half in disblief: been there, done that, got a new monarch and meh, it still works. Why is symbolism so important to the French ppl, even more important than reason and a proper sit-down and talk that actually can work out an agreement?

There have been five uprisings in Paris since the Storm of Bastille. Are they necessary? Or are they inevitable? And there is also the chicken or egg question: is this combative contestation inherent in French national identity or is it imprinted on the French ppl ever since?

The documentary looks into the iconclast events during the French revolution. Despite a marginally monotonous tone, Professor Clay somehow understands the Zietgeist of the French, which is extraordinary conside

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A problem could have been solved by a constitution or a proper Assembly eventually dissolved into vandalism, chaos and disasters. Across the Channel, the Crown and the Parliament weren't exactly besties but got on just fine, watching France half in horror half in disblief: been there, done that, got a new monarch and meh, it still works. Why is symbolism so important to the French ppl, even more important than reason and a proper sit-down and talk that actually can work out an agreement?

There have been five uprisings in Paris since the Storm of Bastille. Are they necessary? Or are they inevitable? And there is also the chicken or egg question: is this combative contestation inherent in French national identity or is it imprinted on the French ppl ever since?

The documentary looks into the iconclast events during the French revolution. Despite a marginally monotonous tone, Professor Clay somehow understands the Zietgeist of the French, which is extraordinary considering he's an unflappable Briton.

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