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Posts in category “France”

Eric Zemmour’s Blockbuster Speech

Right-wing polemicist rallies the French to fight progressives and ‘the great replacement’

Posted October 3rd, 2019

Europe’s Open Southern Borders

A new book foresees a tsunami of 21st century migration from overcrowded Africa

Posted August 20th, 2019

We Almost Lost Notre-Dame

The Paris cathedral came closer to collapse than we knew

Posted July 17th, 2019

Vatican Diplomat’s Indelicate Situation

Regarding gay envoys, Rome’s line seems to be ‘do as we say, not as we do’

Posted July 9th, 2019

The ‘Deplorable’ Gilets Jaunes

Christopher Caldwell on France’s complicated anti-establishment protest movement

Posted April 23rd, 2019

The Cathedral As Cube

Modernizing the design of Notre Dame de Paris would be a desecration

Posted April 17th, 2019

Hope In The Ruins

Notre Dame’s surviving rose window crowns a portal into mystery and redemption

Posted April 16th, 2019

Notre Dame Fire: A Sign For Our Time

Destruction of the iconic cathedral is handwriting written on the wall in flaming strokes

Posted April 15th, 2019

Paris, My Heart

The cathedral of Notre Dame burns

Posted April 15th, 2019

Aeschylus The Afrophobe?

Thuggish anti-racism protesters force Sorbonne cancellation of ancient Greek drama

Posted March 29th, 2019

Learning From Bad People And Bad Ideas

The difficult art of discerning when liars are telling the truth, and evil people have something valuable to say

Posted March 24th, 2019

People As They Are

If we’re going to avoid civil war, we have to want harmony over winner-take-all

Posted March 21st, 2019

Disintegration And Its Discontents

We are coming apart as a civilization, and the unwinding is going to be ugly if we aren’t very careful

Posted March 19th, 2019

Finkie Loses It

Philosopher Alain Finkielkraut en colère when government minister compares traditional family protesters to Islamic terrorists

Posted March 1st, 2019

‘The Yellow Vests Noticed ‘

How the privileged learn to manage the masses without worrying about their conscience

Posted January 31st, 2019

Fear Of Being Soft On Bigotry™

Why is it so hard for left-wing journalists to write about the Right?

Posted December 28th, 2018

Houellebecq: ‘Trump, Mon Amour’

The bad boy French novelist says Trump is an ‘appalling clown,’ but the best president he’s ever seen

Posted December 13th, 2018