French in Algeria: Inhumanity exposed

jenyan1 jenyan1 at uic.edu
Mon May 14 13:02:48 MDT 2001



In the current issue of Al-Ahram Weekly there is a fairly lengthy piece
about Ahmed Ben Bella, the prime minister of Algeria immediately after
independence. Besides being interesting for what it reveals about the
radical-leftish Asian and African nationalism of the 1950-60's, the
article also contains some snippets about the French settler colonialism
of a kind rarely found in the western press.

http://www.ahram.org.eg/weekly/2001/533/profile.htm


On Mon, 14 May 2001, Ulhas Joglekar wrote:

> The Hindu on indiaserver.com
>
> Sunday, May 13, 2001
>
> Inhumanity exposed
> Gen. Aussaresses' book has the dubious virtue of having rent the veil of
> silence over France's actions in Algeria.





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