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Inside France's Rust Belt

France’s version of the Rust Belt is just two hours north of majestic Paris, but when TIME photographer Christopher Morris and I traveled around the area it felt, in parts, like another country. 263 more words

A missing link. Spring Equinox? 1996 Stonehenge to Scotland.

(2017) No real dates written in this diary at all!

I can, vaguley, recall the time that this was written.

Pretty sure some Brighton mates and I had been at an all night party and then decided to go to Stonehenge for Spring solstice (?). 660 more words


Marine Le Pen and French Immigration Policy

According to the estimates quoted by Marine Le Pen, if France tightens its immigration policy, the country could save 41 billion Euros within five years. Deportation of illegal migrants and abolition of social benefits would save it another 2.5 and 18 billion Euros respectively in the same period. 1,192 more words


Nationalism Never Died (We Just Ignored It)

The rise of Donald Trump, last year’s Brexit vote, or the rise of alternative Right parties (such as Germany’s Alternativ für Deutschland and France’s National Front parties) all represent nationalistic movements. 397 more words


America Needs A New Approach to Europe

The European Union as we understand it today was birthed in 1992 with the enacting of the Treaty of Maastricht. Of course, the EU existed in some form going back to the 1950’s with the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC). 1,729 more words


Wife of France’s embattled Fillon insists she worked for him -- Penelope The Resolute


© Jean-François Monier, AFP file picture | Penelope Fillon on Saturday broke the silence on the scandal for the first time

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6 Non-Racism Reasons to Reject Marine Le Pen

On the road to the French presidential elections, Marine Le Pen’s presidential campaign is oddly similar to that of Donald Trump: confrontation with the media, nativism, and accusations of xenophobia. 936 more words