Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix commemorating the July Revolution of 1830 which toppled Charles X of France. A female personification of liberty is shown leading the people. In France, this figure has come to represent the French Republic and is called Marianne. I took this photo in the Louvre in 2017.

“Give me liberty or give me death”

Patrick Henry (1736–1799) American politician

A group of influential backbench Conservative MPs calling themselves the ‘COVID Recovery Group’ have put pressure on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to lift lockdown restrictions by April. …

James Thomas

http://JamesThomas.me Doctor and Educator. Podcast https://www.takeaurally.com Blog on Medical Education and History of Medicine https://mcdreeamiemusings.com

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