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Soutenons la liberté d’expression et les voix des jeunes dans les médias!

Hier soir je mangeais avec une amie de l’université. En quelque sorte, elle a le Saint-Graal– un travail de journaliste, temps plein, bien rémunéré, syndiqué, où selon toute évidence les employés sont bien traités et le salaire rentre en temps … Continue reading

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The best images in the aftermath of the Paris attacks

For those who don’t read French, the Koran translation in the top right corner reads: “Do not kill a human being, for Allah has declared them sacred.”

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Attempted words for when there are no words

People have been killing people over ideas for almost as long as people have been killing each other over food and sex. From medieval witch burnings and massacres of Protestants to the Spanish Inquisition, the Holocaust, the Khmer Rouge, the … Continue reading

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Charlie Hebdo two months later

Getting up early and reading the BBC methodically with a hot coffee in my hand has become part of my morning ritual, whether I work during the day or not. A sort of latter-day newspaper. Today I found this gem– … Continue reading

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I Do Stand With Charlie (ADDENDUM)

ORIGINAL POST HERE/TEXTE ORIGINAL ICI ADDENDUM: J’ai pris le texte suivant d’un communiqué de l’Association Mosquée de la Capitale concernant les attentats en France. “L’association Mosquée de la Capitale tient tout d’abord à exprimer ses sympathies et condoléances aux familles … Continue reading

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I do stand with Charlie.

LE FRANCAIS SUIVRA Normally, I don’t like bigotry. Islamophobia, antisemitism, racism and xenophobia make me angry, even when I hear that rhetoric from people I don’t know to people I don’t know. I even have some atheist acquaintances who don’tunderstand why … Continue reading

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