Thermidor Fun Fact Day Twenty-Seven: How to denounce your neighbor

Reading the results of the Revolutionary Tribunal in 1793-94 is a sobering experience. Under the insidious influences of fear, insecurity, and a justifiable instinct of self-preservation, many people denounced their neighbors and sent them to trial. Which of the following were sufficient reasons for getting someone arrested during France’s Reign of Terror?
a. seditious speech
b. service in the émigré armies
c. conspiring against the freedom and sovereignty of the French people
d. unpatriotic language
e. all of the above

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