Date Written: 29/05/2016
Year Published: 2016
Resource Type: Article
Henri Alleg (20 July 1921 17 July 2013), born Henri Salem, was a French-Algerian journalist, director of the "Alger républicain" newspaper, and a member of the French Communist Party. After Editions de Minuit, a French publishing house, released his memoir La Question in 1958, Alleg gained international recognition for his stance against torture, specifically within the context of the Algerian War (19541962).
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