History of Terrorism: The Reign of Terror

In this latest episode in our History of Terrorism podcast series we look at “The Reign of Terror” in the French Revolution. This event set the stage for future terrorists like Joseph Stalin and Mao Zedong who used purist ideology and the powers of the state to reign down unprecedented horrors on their people.


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The History of Terrorism series tells the story of how terrorism developed from the ancient world to ISIS.

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