A woman has accused several firefighters of raping her multiple times over the span of two years, starting when she was 13 years old. The verdict could make legal history and lead to a changeContinue reading
Adieu tristesse – Lulu’s helping hand
Since 2015, the initative “Lulu dans ma rue” has brought some village feel to Paris. True to the adage ’Metro, work, sleep’, many Parisians don’t know their neighbors. During the pandemic, many are isolated and lonely. The Lulus aim to change that.
Reunion’s stolen children are looking for answers
Between the 1960s and 1980s, France took some 2,000 children away from their families in the overseas territory of Reunion and sent them to France. Some of them hope reconnecting with their past will helpContinue reading
COVID-19 vaccination: France aims to make up for lost time
France plans to speed up its COVID-19 vaccination campaign, as it is lagging behind other European countries. The main problem is logistics. But there is another obstacle.
New French law may increase discrimination against Muslims
France’s government is presenting a draft law to combat “radical Islamism.” Critics say the measures are inefficient and will further stigmatize Muslims.
France’s Macron under fire for lurch to the right
President Macron is aiming to pass laws that would restrict protests, protect police and fight radical Islam. But facing increased public pressure, politicians have said they plan to revise a controversial security bill.