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Dossier of the Month

May 1974. When the military coup turns into a Revolution.

The Dossier of the Month is dedicated to May 1974. After the 25 April military coup a revolutionary popular movement arises. This social outburst has a crucial role in transforming the coup into a revolution, in radicalizing the political process towards a complete rupture with the dictatorial past and in broadening democracy into a constrains-free process.

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