Anti-Christian revolutionaries beheaded 2,639 people in Paris during the French Revolution

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Anti-Christian revolutionaries beheaded 2,639 people in Paris during the French Revolution

Can you image Islamic jihadists beheading 2,639 people in the streets of Paris?

The fact is, anti-Christian revolutionaries beheaded 2,639 people in Paris during the French Revolution, during the so-called Reign of Terror…

“The dictatorship imposed by the Committee of Public Safety during the Reign of Terror, from 1793 until 1794, established price controls on food and other items, abolished slavery in French colonies abroad, dechristianised society through the creation of a new calendar and the expulsion of religious figures, and secured the borders of the new republic from its enemies. Large numbers of civilians were executed by revolutionary tribunals during the Terror, with estimates ranging from 16,000 to 40,000…”

Source: Wikipedia: The French Revolution – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution

“The death toll ranged in the tens of thousands, with 16,594 executed by guillotine (2,639 in Paris), and another 25,000 in summary executions across France…”

Source: Wikipedia: Reign of Terror: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reign_of_Terror

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