Sisters in arms (Trailer)   Sisters in arms is the history of an international brigade of female volunteers inside the Kurdish Resistance joigned a by a young Yazidi kidnapped and sold as a slave who managed to escape. Director: Caroline Fourest Writer: Caroline Fourest Cast: Dilan Gwyn, Amira Casar, Camélia Jordana, Maya Sansa, Esther Garrel, Nanna Blondell, Korkmaz … Lire la suite de Sisters in arms (Trailer)

To read more about Caroline Fourest’s work.

Hello to all of you. Here are different links to papers in multiple languages. Thank you so much dear fantastic translators who worked to make this work accessible. Some blogs are more provided than others. All the help for translation is welcome. Caroline Fourest Blog in English Blog in Arabic / مدونةكارولينفوريست Blog in Bengali / ক্যারোলিনফোরেস্ট … Lire la suite de To read more about Caroline Fourest’s work.

Abandoned by Trump, Syrian Kurds look to Paris

Donald Trump played to repatriate his "boys" as soon as possible. Putin prefers the Syrian dictator. France understands their dream of a future that is both democratic and secular. This morning in Paris, the capital of a country that has always been faithful to the Kurds, a Rojava delegation came seeking support. It included Leila … Lire la suite de Abandoned by Trump, Syrian Kurds look to Paris

Trump and transphobic regression

26Not happy enough with removing the word "gender" from anti-discrimination laws, the Trump administration threatens to forcefully assign - and retroactively - any person to his "genitals of birth" or his chromosomes. Overnight, the American Trans could be without papers, without legal existence and without identity. This ideological war, because it is one, will not … Lire la suite de Trump and transphobic regression

America Alarmed at Racism in France

Each year the US Department of State publishes its annual report on Human Rights Practices across the world. In its 2015 report the Department of State expresses concern with anti-Semitic and anti-Muslim incidents in France. Although this concern is justified, it must be put into context. Too many anti-Muslim incidents were reported in 2015. An increase … Lire la suite de America Alarmed at Racism in France

Can The ‘Up All Night’ Protesters In Paris Find Common Ground?

Let’s not rush to define what’s going on in the Place de la Republique in Paris. The movement dubbed Nuit Debout (Up All Night) defines and redefines itself every night. We must understand the context behind it to understand what it’s trying to mobilize for. There are two prevailing views on the matter. The skeptical … Lire la suite de Can The ‘Up All Night’ Protesters In Paris Find Common Ground?

Our sacred right to blaspheme

Charlie Hebdo has been attacked, threatened, misunderstood and maligned — but it sticks to its core values. The world discovered Charlie Hebdo after the Danish cartoons of Muhammad affair of 2006 and the newsroom massacre in Paris of January 7, 2015. But not everyone quite grasps the magazine’s originality. To read more on Politico