Cops in France brutalize high school students who join Yellow Vest protests
- Rémy Herrera
A scene of ordinary life in France, in these times of conflict: On Thursday, Dec. 6, late morning, in front of the gates of a secondary school in a very peaceful town in the Paris suburbs, about 100 students aged 15-17 are strolling from their high ...
Labour is showing European socialists the road to their renewal
- The Morning Star
IT’S my deal or no deal is the unwelcome message that Ms May’s little helpers have been carrying to the far corners of Torydom over this weekend.
Gin and tonic-fuelled discussions in the bars of Conservative clubs up and down the shires ...
Macron’s politics look to Blair and Clinton. The backlash was inevitable
- Larry Elliott Λάρυ Έλιοτ
The French president has cut taxes for the rich but maintained austerity. It’s a failed formula
Rioting in the streets. Filling stations running out of fuel. Panic buying in the supermarkets. A country in chaos. Not a dystopian vision of Britain ...
France’s Yellow Vests: It’s just one protest…which has lasted 8 years
- Ramin Mazaheri رامین مظاهری
The most important thing to understand about France’s Yellow Vest movement is that the Mainstream Media wants you to view it as an isolated incident which exists in a vacuum, when we are much better served to look at in a continuum.
When the ...
Les Gilets Jaunes – A bright yellow sign of distress
- Diana Johnstone
Every automobile in France is supposed to be equipped with a yellow vest. This is so that in case of accident or breakdown on a highway, the driver can put it on to ensure visibility and avoid getting run over.
So the idea of wearing your yellow ...
Towards a convergence of struggles in France? Will Red vests join Yellow vests?
- Rémy Herrera
Nov. 29 — Television channels around the world had the pleasure of broadcasting street events that took place in Paris on Saturday, Nov. 24. Perhaps not all of them have taken care to provide their progressive viewers with the necessary elements ...
Complaint to EU :s Trasparency Register against the firm Hill+Knowlton
- Florent Marcellesi
Brussels, 23 November 2018
To whom it may concern,
I would like to submit a complaint regarding a possible breach of the EU Code of Conduct of the Transparency Register by the consultancy firm Hill+Knowlton International Belgium, with identification ...
Exposed: How Morocco lobbies EU for its Western Sahara claim
- Nikolaj Nielsen
A few square metres of office space inside the Brussels offices of lobby firm Hill+Knowlton Strategies is home to an international foundation fronting for the Moroccan state.
The EuroMedA Foundation, inaugurated over the summer, is the brainchild ...
Spain, Europe's new ‘golden visa’ haven
- José Luis Aranda
Statistics suggest a new record this year in applications for a residency-by-investment program that critics say does not provide enough safeguards against money laundering
“When you have money, you can set up whatever you want ...
NATO and Russia are flexing their military might right next to each other — here are the 25 most powerful militaries in Europe
- Christopher Woody
NATO member and partner forces are in Norway for a sprawling military exercise called Trident Juncture — the largest since the Cold War, officials have said.
Russia is not happy with NATO's robust presence next to its territory and has decided ...