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Coup101

December 6, 2007

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[This blog has a new domain: http://philippineaffairs.com/] “Stupid is as stupid does…” — Forrest Gump The term coup d’etat is an English loan word derived from the French phrase that can be roughly translated as “a sudden strike to a state” (coup literally means hit while etat literally means state). A coup is a violent take […]