VIVE 1804!: The Haitian Revolution and the Revolutionary Generationof 1946

  title={VIVE 1804!: The Haitian Revolution and the Revolutionary Generationof 1946},
  author={Matthew J. Smith},
  journal={Caribbean Quarterly},
  pages={25 - 41}
  • Matthew J. Smith
  • Published 2004
  • History
  • Caribbean Quarterly
  • "1946 will be the year of freedom...Long live Democracy in action...Long live 1804!" 1 "The victory of the proletariat is the victory of us all... the hour is now for us to finally realize 1804." 2 "Yes, this IS a revolution... 1804 was a revolution...and now 1946." 3 "The Revolution of 7 January [ 1946] like that of 1804 was won by a large defend the interests of the working class and the masses we should rally together as true militants who believe firmly in TOUSSAINT." 4… CONTINUE READING
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    Abbott to Secretary of State
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      Co,Yonction (Decembre, 1966): 67; See also Paul Laraque
      • Andre Breton en Haiti
      • 1997
      Etude thematique et bibliographique de la presse Haltienne de 1946-1950,
      • M.A. thesis, Universite de L;Etat d'Hiiiti Ecole Normal Superieure,
      • 1999
      Except where otherwise noted, all translations are mine
        From Dessa/ines to Du\'0/ier
          From Dessalines to Duvalier
            It is interesting to note that several of the women in this group were wives of leading Marxists. Their manifesto appeared in Le Matin