Tag Archives: France

France’s New President Brings Progressive Changes

As the newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron entered his first weeks in office, the world watched to see who he would announce as his cabinet members. On Wednesday, President Macron ended the waiting. As he had promised, half the positions … Continue reading

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French Priests Suspended after Sexual Abuse Allegations

Over the last two decades or so, Catholic priests have been accused of child sexual assault so much that it’s become low hanging fruit for comedians around the world. The outrage is real enough, though, especially because the Church has … Continue reading

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Man with 2 Guns Arrested at Disneyland Paris Hotel

A man with luggage that contained two firearms and ammunition was arrested this week near the entrance of the Disneyland Paris hotel. The 28-year-old man was arrested as he attempted to make his way through the hotel’s security. He told … Continue reading

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Anti-Semitic Assault in France Inspired by ISIL

On Monday January 11th, a Turkish teenager of Kurdish descent attacked a Jewish teacher in Marseille, France. He was armed with a knife and a machete, with which he wounded the teacher before being arrested. According to prosecutor Brice Robin, … Continue reading

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German Economic Policy: Smart or Just Plain Selfish?

Germany has been taking a lot of criticism for its economic policies lately. As a country that has done well for itself in hard times, Germany must now face its disgruntled neighbors, who are frustrated and resentful that it has … Continue reading

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