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Brussels to Lille -- By Train and Bus (iDBUS) [Part One]

This will be a series of posts with the same title of my trip. Although some may not focus entirely on food, no worries, there will be food! 642 more words

Brussels

France teaches Agriculture in High Speed Trains

For Easter, French High Speed Trains (TGV) transform into ambassadors of Agriculture.

The initiative was launched last year by the SNCF (National Railways Company) and the association… 338 more words

red pencil

He sensed he had made an error. The information along the shaft suggested railway and North Africa. It suggested something French. He could see, as he held the pencil closer to his eyes, a crescent enfolding a star,  a number, 1052. 459 more words

Historiography

French Railway SNCF

This story shows how politicized – and thus, complicated – finding justice for Holocaust related matters can be.

The SNCF is the French railway company. Several lawmakers in different states are threatening sanctions of some sort against France if SNCF doesn’t pay out large sums to Holocaust victims who were transported to death camps on SNCF trains back in the 1940′s. 374 more words

WWII

Popularising coop model in Canadian schools may lead to more initiatives

If the cooperative movement is to be strengthened, then it has to start from the schools. If it has to start from the schools, then cooperative education must be imparted in the schools in a simple way. 399 more words

World Coops

La SNCF, Made in « Patriotisme économique »

La nouvelle est tombée il y a quelques jours : Armor Lux, entreprise française, aura pour mission de « relooker » la totalité du personnel de la SNCF. 380 more words

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State Dept.: Md. Bill Threatens U.S. Talks With France On Holocaust Compensation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Wednesday warned several state legislatures against initiatives that would punish the state-owned French railway company SNCF for carrying out Holocaust-era deportations to Nazi death and labor camps. 274 more words

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