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French Protestor Dumps Horse Manure on National Assembly
World  (tags: France, politics, humor, protest, government, interesting, news )

Carrie He
- 625 days ago -
A protestor was arrested in Paris Thursday after unloading a dump truck full of horse manure in front of the Bourbon Palace, the country's national parliament building.
France: A Fly Over   video
World  (tags: France, people, places, travel )

- 637 days ago -
A tour of some of the sights of France. A most spectacular country. Viva La France
Please Sign: Demand Ikea France Stop Spying on Employees and Consumers
World  (tags: France, Ikea France, Virginie Paulin, spying, surveillance, rights, privacy, corporate accountability )

- 651 days ago -
During her 12 years at Ikea France, Virginie Paulin worked her way up to director of communications and merchandising. But when she got sick, Ikea turned on her. Doubting the legitimacy of her illness, Ikea hired a private detective to spy on Paulin.
To Catch A Theif - 53 Million Dollar Heist
World  (tags: Cannes, France, jewels, heist, theft )

- 796 days ago -
A staggering $53 million worth of diamonds and other jewels was stolen Sunday from the Carlton Intercontinental Hotel in Cannes, in one of Europe's biggest jewelry heists in recent years, police said
FRANCE: When Undocumented Immigrants Are Underage
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, society, europe, FRANCE, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world )

- 816 days ago -
Like other countries, France faces a rising number of young people who arrive illegally into the country, without their parents or other family members. It poses unique questions.
Israel's Occupation Of Palestinian-Claimed Territories Ruled Legal By French Court
World  (tags: Israel, Palestinian Territories, PLO, ASPF, Legal, Court, France, Fine, conflict )

- 862 days ago -
the Versailles Court of Appeal ruled that the Israeli occupation of territories claimed by Palestinians is legal. The judicial decision put an end to a long process initiated by the French-Palestinian Solidarity Association (ASPF) & the PLO & fined them
France Makes Abortion Free
World  (tags: humanrights, aboritonrights, France, politics, society, world, news, interesting, government )

- 913 days ago -
The French state now reimburses 100 percent of the cost of an abortion.
France Launches Bombing of Northern Mali, With Canadian Support
World  (tags: Algeria, Canada, France, world, humanrights, war, peace, Mali, Touareg, capitalism, greed, ethics, weapons, death, conflict )

- 985 days ago -
It is ironic that since the death of Osama Bin Laden, the US military boasts that Al-Qaeda is on the run and has no ability to wage its war. Meanwhile, any time there is a need for intervention, there is suddenly a new Al-Qaeda threat that comes out of...
French Preparing for Extended Mali Intervention
World  (tags: world, politics, government, war, violence, africa, Mali, ISlamists, France, news, Refugees&Relief )

- 989 days ago -
French President Hollande has vowed to drive out Islamist extremists and establish democracy in the country. As in Afghanistan, the operation could take much longer than expected
France Poised to Join Military Fight Against Al-Qaida-Linked Rebels in Mali
World  (tags: world, violence, conflict, Mali, France, Islamist rebels, civil war, war, news, government, politics )

- 995 days ago -
France is poised to join military action against al-Qaida-linked Islamists in the African state of Mali, President Francois Hollande said Friday
France: Muslim Mother Set for Trial for Sending Son, Named Jihad, to School With T-Shirt Saying "I Am A Bomb" & "Born On 9/11"
World  (tags: France, Muslim, child, Jihad, Hate, Terrorism, Mother, school )

- 1024 days ago -
She sent her 3-year-old son named "Jihad" to nursery school wearing a top bearing the words "I am a bomb" & "Born on the 11 September". His name, Jihad, means war with non-Muslims. She's been charged with supporting a terrorist act
Syria & Nigeria: Saudi & Doha-Backed Islamists With Western Collusion in a War Against Civilization
World  (tags: Syria, Nigeria, Islamism, Terrorism, Saudi Arabia, Doha, PetroDollars, Sedition, USA, France, UK, Turkey, al Qaeda, Boko Haramconflict, corruption, death, freedoms, humanrights, politics, violence, war, world )

- 1032 days ago -
In Syria & Nigeria the Salafists & Islamists are intent on using their Gulf petrodollars funding to destroy the mosaic of both nations. Yet the political elites in Ankara, London, Paris & DC support the ambitions of Riyadh, Doha - terrorism & sedition
World  (tags: world, society, politics, conflict, culture, France, backlash against Muslims, news, interesting, freedoms, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

- 1286 days ago -
Mohammed Melah invoked Islamic jihad in the killings of three French soldiers, and three children and a teacher at a Jewish school in Toulouse. Muslims in France, who comprise some 8% of the country's population, are worried about a major backlash
More and More French Jews Emigrating to Israel
World  (tags: anti-semitism, France, Toulouse attacks, politics, news, middle-east, israel, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', interesting, freedoms, world )

- 1288 days ago -
More and more French Jews are buying homes in Israel amid fears of rising anti-Semitism in France. Many complain of being harrassed in public and feel the country is no longer a safe place to raise their children
Burqa Ban Turns a Right Into a Crime
World  (tags: Burqa ban, French President Sarkozy, crime, niqab, politics, France )

- 1633 days ago -
The ban imposed by French President Sarkozy on wearing a face-covering veil, or niqab, is simply dangerous gesture politics, representing little more than pandering to the far right in France.

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