In Madrid, Cuban dissident artist Yunior Garcia can speak again

Cuban dissident artist Yunior Garcia, in Madrid, Spain on November 30, 2021. CESAR DEZFULI FOR “THE WORLD” Interviews in the international media, opinion pieces in the Spanish press, and even a joint conference, dubbed “Voice of repression”, with the Venezuelan opponent Leopoldo Lopez, Monday, December 13, at the Complutense University of Madrid. Since his arrival … Read more

How you speak up at work can affect whether you’re picked for a team

Journal Reference: Daniel W. Newton, Melissa Chamberlin, Cynthia K. Maupin, Jennifer D. Nahrgang, Dorothy R. Carter. Voice as a Signal of Human and Social Capital in Team Assembly Decisions. Journal of Management, 2021; 014920632110313 DOI: 10.1177/01492063211031303 “What we say within a group, the ideas we suggest and the way we support others, signals something about … Read more

Extension of abortion times in France: “Let’s put an end to gender-based violence that does not speak its name”

Tribune. At the end of the first confinement, requests for voluntary termination of pregnancy (abortion) exploded, exposing the problem of a legal deadline of only twelve weeks. Member of Parliament Albane Gaillot (ex-La République en Marche) and Senator Laurence Rossignol (SOC), supported by many associations, then file a Law proposition to extend the legal deadline. … Read more

“With regard to science and technology, it is better to speak of disenchantment than of mistrust”

Michel Dubois is CNRS research director in the study group on sociological analysis methods at Sorbonne University. On the occasion of the international conference on scientific and technical culture “Science & You”, which the University of Lorraine took the initiative and which is being held in Metz from November 16 to 19, he comments on … Read more

Fishing licenses: France decided to “speak the language of force” with the United Kingdom

The trawler “Cornelis-Gert Jan” detained by the French authorities, in the port of Le Havre (Seine-Maritime), October 28, 2021. SAMEER AL-DOUMY / AFP Paris had been promising retaliatory measures against London for weeks if French fishermen did not obtain licenses to fish in British waters, authorizations to which France considers they are entitled under the … Read more