The French National Assembly considers the Uighur “genocide”

The National Assembly, in Paris, on January 4, 2022. FRANCOIS MORI / AP The French National Assembly should adopt on Thursday 20 January a resolution denouncing “genocide” of the Uighurs, the Muslim minority in Xinjiang persecuted by the communist regime in China. In 2021, five parliamentary chambers in Europe have already passed such texts (Belgium, … Read more

In Poland, the ruling conservative National Party takes education into its own hands

Poland’s Education and Science Minister Przemyslaw Czarnek speaks during a press conference in Warsaw, Poland, November 9, 2021. PIOTR NOWAK / EPA Since coming to power in 2015, the conservative national PiS (Law and Justice) party has accustomed public opinion to a permanent “conservative revolution”. It is now preparing to interfere in the education system. … Read more

CAN 2022: Aboubakar Vincent, the “savior” captain of the Cameroon national team

To not miss any African news, subscribe to the newsletter of the World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of news and debates covered by the editorial staff of the World Africa. Cameroon Indomitable Lions striker Aboubakar Vincent during the match against Cape Verde on January 16, 2022 at … Read more

The vaccine pass definitively adopted by the National Assembly after two weeks of heated debates in Parliament

The National Assembly votes in first reading on article 1 of the bill “strengthening the tools for managing the health crisis” at three o’clock in the morning, January 6, 2022. BRUNO LEVY FOR “THE WORLD” This is the end of a long and heated parliamentary debate on the bill “strengthening the tools for managing the … Read more

Strike of January 13 in national education: why some parents support the movement

The children line up so that each negative test certificate can be verified, at the Hazay school, in Cergy, on January 10, 2022. JULIEN DANIEL / MYOP / JULIEN DANIEL / MYOP Once is not custom. The strike movement launched by the teachers’ unions for Thursday, January 13 has received support beyond the sphere of … Read more

Barbara Rittner – the eternal national tennis coach

The message ranked at the top of hers Twitter-Account. Barbara Rittner will be head national coach of the German Tennis Association until the end of 2023 (DTB) remain. The 48-year-old is still the most important contact person for all girls and women who want to play professional tennis at the highest level in Germany. She … Read more

“The Lost Treasures of the Valley of the Kings”: National Geographic and the stars of Egyptology

Statue of Ramses II at the temple of Amun in Luxor. PATRICK FRILET/HEMIS/AFP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC – SUNDAY JANUARY 9 AT 9 PM – DOCUMENTARY SERIES Putting yourself in the shoes of archaeologists, living their daily lives, in 40 degrees without shadow, to the rhythm of hopes, small and large discoveries… This is the originality of … Read more

Covid-19: the National Assembly adopts at first reading the bill establishing the vaccine pass

Olivier Véran (center) at the announcement of the result of the vote on the bill establishing the vaccine pass, at the National Assembly, on January 6, 2022. BRUNO LEVY FOR “THE WORLD” At the end of three days of tumultuous debates – including two shortened nights – fueled by the controversial remarks of Emmanuel Macron, … Read more

Debates on the vaccination past: “In the National Assembly, the atmosphere of tension is the one we have known about the Benalla affair”

The insubordinate France and the Democratic and Republican Left groups at the National Assembly, in Paris, on January 5, 2022. BRUNO LEVY / DIVERGENCE FOR “THE WORLD” For the second consecutive evening, the National Assembly suspended the debates planned on the bill transforming the health pass into a vaccination pass, Wednesday January 5 at around … Read more

In the National Assembly, the examination of the bill on the vaccine pass suspended following the words of Emmanuel Macron

Suspension of the session at the National Assembly after the words of Emmanuel Macron in “Le Parisien”, in Paris, January 5, 2022. BRUNO LEVY / DIVERGENCE FOR “THE WORLD” Are we witnessing the beginnings of a political crisis over the government’s health strategy, a hundred days before the presidential election? For the second consecutive evening, … Read more