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The Simple Common Sense of Independence
A review essay of Tom Paine's Common Sense
Mila Rangzen  |  Monday, May 24, 2010  |  4 Comments
The Simple Common Sense of Independence

Freedom begins from the double barrel of reason and passion! A few writings have changed humanity and Common Sense is one of them. Were Common Sense not written, most probably America today would still be …

La Marseillaise
Jamyang Norbu  |  Sunday, Aug 31, 2008  |  No Comment
La Marseillaise

1938, France, Jean Renoir
Renoir’s epic filming of the French Revolution, beginning with the events of 1789 & leading up to the storming of the Bastille & the birth of the French republic.
For more details, see …

Battleship Potemkin
Jamyang Norbu  |  Sunday, Aug 31, 2008  |  No Comment
Battleship Potemkin

1925, USSR, Sergei M. Eisenstein.
The classic film of the beginning of the Russian revolution.
For more details, see Bronenosets Potyomkin on The Internet Movie Database.