Rakotomalala, Suzanne Lehn, Diana Rhudick, Global Voices On 20 April 2019, video journalist Gaspard Glanz was arrested while filming a demonstration in Paris’ Place de la République. Gaspard runs the … Continue Reading Detention of Gaspard Glanz Is a Sign of France’s Increasingly Authoritarian Treatment of Journalists
The war on journalism has sunk to yet another new low with France threatening to jail journalists who exposed their nation’s complicity in the Saudi-led war on Yemen. Last month, … Continue Reading War on Journalism: France Threatens to Jail Journalists Who Exposed Yemen Complicity
The French police have been caught on camera in a fresh wave of brutality against the Gilets Jaunes movement, beating one man to near unconsciousness, assaulting a blind man and … Continue Reading French Police Out of Control: Fresh Brutality Against Gilets Jaunes Protestors
The fire that devastated the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral on April 15 is a historic event that reminds us of the symbolic power of national monuments.