At the end of World War II, French people accused some women for being collaborative with the occupying Germans were punished with humiliating acts, such as their heads where shaved in public and they were beaten. Some women were marched through the streets and shamed. The humiliating scenes often took place in front of jeering crowds as you can see in the photographs below. A lot of committees, Resistance cells and French intellectuals protested against these public shaving because they were also punishing women, who did simple jobs like cooking, laundry, cleaning or other housemaid jobs for the Germans staying there.
The sexuality of the German Soldiers in WW2. - WW2 Gravestone
She was born in New Orleans circa to an Irish gentleman and a French lady of upper society. The distinguished French Creole aristocrat was taught well the ways of charm and grace, and she was notably beautiful. Behind the closed doors of her French Quarter mansion, she tormented, tortured, and murdered several of her slaves. The Sadistic slave owner left behind a legacy of cruelty so shocking that her story has been recounted thousands of times ever since her last fateful day in New Orleans in Madame LaLaurie was a slave-holder and serial murderer. Compilation: Historic Mysteries. Delphine LaLaurie was the daughter of an Irish immigrant father who settled in New Orleans during the French colonial period.
A video of a year-old girl forced to undress in public and in front of her peers has gone viral on social media. Bomb squad arrive at Wrexham with robot to investigate package. Activists evicted from tree houses at HS2 protest near Euston Station.
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