To Celebrate Bastille Day, $7.89 Subscriptions

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Bastille Day is the perfect day to convert a friend into a Jacobin. Subscriptions are just $7.89 today.

Citizens of Paris, headed by the National Guards, storm the Bastille prison in an event which has come to be seen as the start of the French Revolution, 14th July 1789. (Hulton Archive / Getty Images)

After the storming of the Bastille on July 14, 1789, the British ambassador in Paris said it best: “The troops left the capital and the populace remained the unmolested masters of everything.”

Bastille Day is the perfect day to convert a friend into a Jacobin. Throughout today, new and gift print subscriptions are just $7.89 (since it’s below costs, unfortunately, this coupon doesn’t apply to renewals). Just follow this link.

For more information about the French Revolution and its unfulfilled mission, check out this Jacobin guide here.

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