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As a French man, I had to post something about our most famous symbol (if I can call it that, because actually it is a monument): the Eiffel Tower. 35 more words


Where a Generation Gave its Soul

In February 1916, the German Army unleashed a surprise offensive against the French defenders in the Verdun sector of the Western Front. Verdun was one of the fortress cities built by the French after the 1871 war. 1,636 more words


Reflections on the Global Jihad In France

Irish statesman, Edmund Burke, entitled his seminal treatise “Reflections on the Revolution in France,” and so too do I reflect on the Culture War currently underway. 946 more words

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Vive la République

It’s been a very strange and hectic first week in Paris.

On Wednesday, I was working near to the Arc de Triomphe. So when I had my 90 minute lunch break, I thought I’d take a trip up to the top to look out over Paris. 453 more words