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  Liberation Paris | Fr Liberation | Liberation Sociology | Liberation Movement | Liberation Day | Liberation People
One of the constant themes of those who write about the period immediately after the Liberation is the uncertainty as to whether it was really a "restoration of order" or a "revolution".
The day before, he had said to Philippe Viannay that France was not a country "that is beginning", but a country "that is carrying on 1".
So the forces of the Liberation had to make it quite clear that it was the heir of neither; that its legitimacy had other sources than the inheritance of the old exiled Marshal or the institutional mechanisms that had seized up before the disaster of 1940.
www.franceattraction.com /liberation-people.html   (787 words)

 The History Of African Liberation Day
African Liberation Day as an institution within the Pan-African movement reflects the growth and development of Pan-Africanism.
African Liberation Day has contributed to the struggle to raise the level of political awareness and organization in African communities worldwide.
Imperialists for decades have attempted to distance African Liberation Day (and the African Revolution in general) from the struggle for socialism.
www.thetalkingdrum.com /ald.html   (708 words)

 Kuwait Celebration of Festivals, Liberation Day February 26.
Liberation Day (February 26) celebrates the liberation of Kuwait by a multi-national force from seven months of traumatic Iraqi occupation on February 26, 1991.
Each year the day is marked with public gatherings and get-togethers.
However, the day is also tinged with sadness as Kuwait remembers and honours the martyrs who lost their lives fighting Iraqi oppression and the 605 Prisoners of War still held captive in Iraqi jails.
www.kuwait-info.com /sidepages/festivals_libday.asp   (77 words)

 This is Guernsey - Out and About - Annual Events - Liberation Day
Liberation Day is a national holiday in Guernsey, celebrating 9 May, 1945, the day when the island was liberated from the occupying forces of Nazi Germany.
The first sign of Liberation Day's arrival is the appearance of a large funfair at the North Beach car park.
The day itself starts with a service of remembrance in the Town Church in the morning, while the afternoon is given over to entertainment.
www.thisisguernsey.com /code/showarticle.pl?ArticleID=000003   (258 words)

 5 mei Engels
The first is a day of solemn commemoration; the second a day of public rejoicing with the young at the centre of attention.
It took almost a year for Allied forces to liberate all the territories of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, from September 1944 until 15 August 1945, the date on which Japan capitulated and freedom was restored to the Dutch East Indies (now the Republic of Indonesia).
Two highlights of the day are the official launch of the celebrations - held in a different part of the country each year - and the open-air concert to mark their conclusion.
www.interstad.nl /pages/5mei_english.html   (1266 words)

 AFRICAN LIBERATION DAY May 26, 1965 :: by Nazret.com.
We are anxiously awaiting the day when those Africans in the dependent territories break the shackles of foreign tutelage, and become masters of their own fate.
On this solemn day, all of us must pause and remember the plight of our African brothers who are under foreign rule and who are desperately struggling to win their freedom, their basic fundamental human rights.
On this day, we should all recollect with gratitude the support of all those friendly nations in our endeavour in the United Nations and other international conferences to free Africa of all the colonial vestiges.
www.nazret.com /history/him_liberation.php   (865 words)

 USATODAY.com - Paris marks 1944 liberation from Nazis   (Site not responding. Last check: )
With the liberation, "Paris again became a city of light," said noted director Jerome Savary, who enlisted 1,000 Parisians for celebrations that are to crisscross the city and end with a street ball.
Paris' tribute to its liberation was the last in a series of 60th anniversary commemorations by France marking critical moments leading to the capitulation of Germany and the end of World War II.
A day of ceremonies to mark D-Day on June 6, 1944 —; which paved the way for Paris' liberation — drew royalty and heads of state.
www.usatoday.com /news/world/2004-08-25-paris-liberation_x.htm   (802 words)

 Liberation Day   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Liberation Day is a day honoring the vindication of (Not) the Atomic Playboy, who was chastized severely for doing nothing more than speaking his mind.
He was denied lunch and free period privileges, and the day, this day, that he was released from public school systemic incarceration, all JELLO Brothers everywhere came together in a spirit of peace and harmony, and flipped off the neighboring authoritative figures.
So, on this day, we celebrate the Liberation of one of our own, and flip our collective bird at the status quo, the local authorities, the government, your mama, the Man, or whomever else we identify as an oppressive and powerhungry malevolent force.
www.angelfire.com /ct2/jellobrothers/liberationday.html   (137 words)

 NL Planet - Remembrance Day and Liberation Day
The two days have changed in character over the years but still reflect the significance of the second World War in the Dutch psyche.
Although the war continued in the Far East and the Netherlands was not fully liberated until August 1945, it was soon decided that Liberation Day should be held on 5 May, the date of the German army's capitulation.
It used to be the poor relative of Remembrance Day, only being celebrated once every five years from the sixties to the late seventies.
www.nlplanet.com /almanac/topic.php?id=47   (520 words)

 Seoul Metropolitan Government - "A Clean, Attractive & Global City, Seoul!"
On this day, rice cake soup is served for breakfast after which families gather and play various traditional games.
This day pays tribute to and remembers those who sacrificed their lives for the country.
Together with the lunar New Year's Day, Chuseok is one of the most important traditional holidays, and is also celebrated for three days.
english.seoul.go.kr /residents/info/info_07nat.htm   (330 words)

 Liberation Day (DOS/Windows) cheats, codes, hints, and FAQs
Liberation Day (DOS/Windows) cheats, codes, hints, and FAQs
Note: This procedure involves editing a game file; create a backup copy of the file before proceeding.
Begin game play and enter one of the following codes to activate the corresponding cheat function.
www.gamewinners.com /DOSWIN/blliberationday.htm   (67 words)

 African Liberation Day
African Liberation Day 2007 must be and will be a call to action and plan for action.
African Liberation Day holds up Shaquanda as a hero and a political prisoner that should be defended by the international African community.
We are currently struggling to bring Shaquanda and her mother Creola Cotton to ALD 2007 to speak on behalf of the millions of Africans who have been victimized by the colonial prison and school systems of the U.S. government.
alduhuru.org   (1509 words)

 Liberation Day in Italy - “Festa della Liberazione” - Planning a Trip
Liberation Day in Italy - “Festa della Liberazione”;
Celebrated on April 25th, it commemorates the liberation of Italy by Allied troops in the Second World War.
The holiday is meant to honor all those who died during the war, from soldiers fighting overseas to civilian victims of Allied bombings and atrocities committed during Nazi Germany’s bitter retreat from its former ally’s territory.
www.italylogue.com /planning-a-trip/liberation-day-in-italy-festa-della-liberazione.html   (314 words)

 liberation day   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It is to celebrate the Liberation of the Bailiwick of Guernsey from occupying forces on the 9th May 1945.
Although there is a serious element in the day remembering those who fought for us and enabled liberation, it is also party time.
Even if you are not visiting Guernsey on Liberation Day there are many things to visit here that are associated with the occupation of Guernsey.
www.guernsey.net /~sherri/liberation_day.htm   (159 words)

 Rastafari Speaks | Natlon-Wide Broadcast On African Liberation Day
We are anxiously awaiting the day when those Africans in the dependent territories break the shackles of foreign tutelage, and become masters of their own fate.
On this solemn day, all of us must pause and remember the plight of our African brothers who are under foreign rule and who are desperately struggling to win their freedom, their basic fundamental human rights.
On this day, we should all recollect with gratitude the support of all those friendly nations in our endeavour in the United Nations and other international conferences to free Africa of all the colonial vestiges.
www.rastafarispeaks.com /Selassie/AfricanLiberationDay.html   (823 words)

 ChoiStory :: Liberation Day - the personal homepage of Andrew (Andy) Choi
Its of note that today, August 15 is Liberation Day for Korea perhaps the most significant holiday in Korea's calendar.
This was the day that Korea was freed from 35 years of Japanese occupation.
Yet, liberation also marked the path leading to the first time in Korea's 4300 year history (founding determined by historians to be 2333 BC) that Korea would become a divided nation following division of the country by communist USSR to the north and capitalist USA to the south.
choistory.net /blog/index.php?p=12&c=1   (158 words)

 Gay Patriot » Iraq Liberation Day…
He reports that the good folks at Families United are on a mission to mark this important day and also honor our troops.
The blogosphere is marking the third anniversary of Iraq Liberation Day with guest posts from Gold Star Mothers and other military family members fed up with MSM-bashing of the war.
April 9 was a very special day as is every day that we continue to make progress in the Middle East.
gaypatriot.net /2006/04/06/iraq-liberation-day   (1032 words)

 South Lebanon Liberation Album - Bint Jbeil
The daughter of an SLA member waiting on the border with her family to be admitted as a refugee to the Jewish state.
South Lebanon woman and her husband dancing the seconds they set foot in their liberated village, after 22 years of exile.
In one of the most important speeches, during the rally of Victory and Liberation in Bint Jbeil, Sayed Hassan Nasrallah, Secretary General of Hizbullah, announcing the end of the era of defeats and the beginning of the era of victories.
www.bintjbeil.com /liberation_album.html   (370 words)

 AsiaSource: AsiaTODAY - A resource of the Asia Society
This article from The Korea Herald reports on the family reunions to take place on Liberation Day, which are expected to improve relations between the two Koreas.
This article from the BBC focuses on Liberation Day as one of the key events in the week of reconciliation between Pyongyang and Seoul.
In the past the two Koreas have used Liberation Day to increase political propoganda toward each other, however, this year many steps have been taken to improve communication and cooperation between the two Koreas as well as with foreign countries.
www.asiasource.org /news/at_mp_02.cfm?newsid=27702   (828 words)

 Liberation Day   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On Sunday May, 4th the Netherlands observed the Liberation Day holiday.
Liberation Day is the Dutch version of Memorial Day to honor those who have died in war.
In Breda a memorial ceremony was held in the Valkenburg park.
jan.ucc.nau.edu /~pbn/LiberationDay.htm   (66 words)

 The Consortium
raq's "Day of Liberation" -- as George W. Bush calls it -- is set to begin with a bombardment of 3,000 U.S. missiles delivered over 48 hours, 10 times the number of bombs dropped during the first two days of the Persian Gulf War in 1991.
Officials who have been briefed on the plans say the goal is to so stun the Iraqis that they will simply submit to the overwhelming force demonstrated by the U.S. military.
Might that "day of horror" actually be precipitated by Bush's invasion of Iraq, not delayed or prevented by going to war?
www.consortiumnews.com /2003/020503a.html   (2388 words)

 The German Occupation and Liberation Day
These pages all relate to the German Occupation of the Channel Islands, and Liberation Day.
What was the "Occupation" and why is "Liberation Day" celebrated in the Channel Islands?
Liberation Day Memories by Ann Schreer (nee Shepard)
www.societe-jersiaise.org /whitsco/liberat0.htm   (172 words)

 Trigger Happy? Control Arms at the Netherlands Liberation festivals
On 5 May, Liberation Day in the Netherlands, Amnesty International launched a series of large public actions as part of the Control Arms campaign.
Thousands of pamphlets were distributed to the public and the crowd was asked, during the bands’ performances, to hold up the posters to show their support for the campaign.
© Nettie Tetelepta/AI The actions on Liberation Day were a huge success and formed an eye-catching start for a series of large public activities which will take place in the Netherlands in upcoming months.
www.controlarms.org /events/trigger-happy   (297 words)

 South Korean Liberation Day Picnic
On August 10th, the Korean Community in Eugene invited all the local Korean Veterans to a picnic at Armitage Park in Eugene.
Both my wife and I attended and had a wonderful day.
One of the members of the Korean Community gave a speech on why we celebrate this liberation day.
www.paulnoll.com /Korea/History/index-pic2.html   (141 words)

 South Korean Liberation Day - Page 1
Significance of the Liberation Day of Korea (August 15th)
August 15th to commemorate the liberation form the Japanese rule in 1945 at the Japanese surrender to the USA, and
But historians generally agree that the founding of ancient Korea occurred in 2333 BC according to the mythology of our founding fathers.
www.paulnoll.com /Korea/History/South-Korean-history.html   (266 words)

 FilePlanet: Liberation Day (Update)
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 Digital Chosunilbo (English Edition) : Daily News in English About Korea
As ever, this year¡¯s Liberation Day marking Korea¡¯s independence from Japanese colonial rule threatens to become a festival of the kind of anti-American slogans North Korea specializes in.
Instead of any significant reflection, South Koreans find themselves bombarded with familiar propaganda from pro-North Korean groups such as the Korean Federation of University Student Councils (KFUSC), the Korean Teachers and Education Workers¡¯ Union and the Pan-Korean Young Students Alliance to Unify the Fatherland.
Je Seong-ho, a law professor at JoongAng University, says Liberation Day is too meaningful for the nation to be abused as a venue for the groups to promote Pyongyang¡¯s absurd ideologies.
english.chosun.com /w21data/html/news/200608/200608040019.html   (565 words)

 Liberation Day for PC - Liberation Day PC Game - Liberation Day Computer Game
Liberation Day for PC - Liberation Day PC Game - Liberation Day Computer Game
Liberate the planet Nu Haven from its captors.
It is one of the best strategy games of the year and deserves more attention than it is liable to get.
www.gamespot.com /pc/strategy/liberationday/index.html   (123 words)

 Dachau liberation, April 29, 1945, by US Seventh Army
On April 26, 1945, three days before the American liberators arrived, the last roll call showed that there were 30,442 prisoners in the main camp and 37,223 in the sub-camps on that day.
According to the official Seventh Army report, the largest ethnic group in the camp on liberation day was the Polish prisoners; there were 9,082 Polish Catholics among the survivors, including 96 women.
One of the Polish Catholics at Dachau on liberation day was John M. Komski who had survived Auschwitz, Buchenwald, Gross-Rosen and a death march from the Hersbruck sub-camp of Nordhausen before arriving at Dachau on April 26, 1945.
www.scrapbookpages.com /DachauScrapbook/DachauLiberation/LiberationDay.html   (1472 words)

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