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Gypsy Child Thieves (BBC Documentary)

Across Europe children are being forced onto the streets to beg and steal. They come from one of the poorest communities in Europe - the Romanian Gypsies. Fo...
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A BBC documentary about the Romanian gypsy community and the particular plight of their children throughout Europe

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The legend of Tir na nog

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This site touches on some of the legends concerning the white fairy steed.

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Persecution and Politicization: Roma (Gypsies) of Eastern Europe | Cultural Survival

Persecution and Politicization: Roma (Gypsies) of Eastern Europe | Cultural Survival | Resources to support Film study of Into the West | Scoop.it
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For a two page article on East European Roma go to Volume 3, p.116-117 in The World Book Encyclopedia of People and Places

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Le cheval venu de la mer (1992)

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The Music of the Roma
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Information about the film "Into the West"

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Romania’s King of the Gypsies is laid to rest in... |

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Romania’s King of the Gypsies is laid to rest in ‘air conditioned’ coffin as thousands of Roma turn up for four-mile funeral march through his Transylvanian hometown  Thousands of Roma turned out for the funeral of their self-styled King as he...
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Check the information file in the library for an obituary of this person

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The Gypsies, from 10th to 20th century | www.historynotes.info

The Gypsies, from 10th to 20th century | www.historynotes.info | Resources to support Film study of Into the West | Scoop.it
Ethnic Cleansing: The Roma in France
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At what point does France's ethnic cleansing of the Roma show the intention of genocide ?
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 Brief and succinct overview of the treatment of the Roma in Europe

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Britain has a duty to help the most vulnerable Gypsies and Travellers

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The Gypsy Festival During May in Provence, The South of France, is celebrated in Saintes Maries de la Mere in the Camargue.
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A sobering look at the prejudices and problems faced by today's Roma in Britain, particularly mental health.

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Old Gypsy Song With Old Gypsy Pictures

Robert Adams Johnny ugly the basso funny Larry farmer gypsy boys girls sexy pastor food cooking lary bonz bones power ministry safka Chicago king kings gypsy...
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Documentation on the Persecution of Roma

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Remember to go to the bottom of this introductory article and click on the hyper links to take you to further information in the Holocaust Encyclopedia on the genocide of European Roma

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The Gypsy Festival During May in Provence The South of France

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The Gypsy Festival During May in Provence, The South of France, is celebrated in Saintes Maries de la Mere in the Camargue.
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An extract about the Pilgrimage of the Rom can be found in Spring Celebrations. Volume 3, p.34 in World Book's Celebrations and Rituals around the World

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CARAVANA CIGANA: The Pariah Syndrome: An account of Gypsy ...

An account of gypsy slavery and persecution by Ian Hancock

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Ethnic Cleansing: The Roma in France - Center for Research on Globalization

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Ethnic Cleansing: The Roma in France
Center for Research on Globalization
At what point does France's ethnic cleansing of the Roma show the intention of genocide ?
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