france shaken by mass protests

On Saturday, protests against French President Emmanuel Macron's fuel tax hike saw elemental outpouring of pent-up anger against inequality. ... In Belgium, protesters are blockading oil refineries solidarity with French protests, while fuel tax protests have also erupted Bulgaria and..

france: we want a european empire

Last week, President Macron also heaped praise on Marshall Philippe Pétain, World War i French general. According to British Andrew Roberts, Pétain participated in sending non- French Jews to the death camps, in way that Germans did not have the manpower or knowledge to achieve... ..

trump, world war i and the lessons of poetry

There was immediate uproar, not least from French Jews who recall how Vichy Regime led by Petain during World War Two was in full collaboration with Nazi invaders, and rounded up French Jews for deportation and slaughter. De Gaulle at least had enough decency to be nationalist and in..

french rise up against fuel tax hikes

The main target of loathing is French President Emmanuel Macron. Protesters were seen wearing images of Macron with the word “diktatur.” . ... The protesters have been characterized as middle-class French citizens, many of whom live outside urban centers and face financial struggles and..

cardinal parolin on post-word war i diplomacy - zenit

When the Peace Conference gathered in Paris, Cerretti, although excluded from the negotiations themselves, was present in the French capital for two months and he succeeded in mitigating the fate of holy places and of the German Catholic missions in the colonies, of which defeated Germany was..

the macron delusion

After taking office, his approval ratings fell faster than any previous French president: even the hapless François Hollande retained more support after his first 100 days. ... The man once favourably described as ‘the managerial president’ by the French press has been largely..

macron calls for more unified, independent europe

French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier attend ceremony at Neue Wache Berlin, capital of Germany, on Nov 18, 2018. ... trade conflicts and migration, France- Germany partnership has the duty to prevent the world from sliding..


A number of Western countries, the US and Britain in particular, are accused of being complicit in the ongoing aggression as they supply the Riyadh regime with advanced weapons and military equipment as well as logistical and intelligence assistance. . an Oxfam representative stated that the US, UK, and..

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