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

Armed man takes hostages in a Texas synagogue: “He is the brother of a terrorist”

from Andrea Marinelli The man – who claims to have bombs – is said to be the brother of Aafia Siddiqui, known as “Lady al Qaeda”, a terrorist in prison in Forth Worth, and asks for her release. His lawyer, however, denies the involvement A gunman took in some faithful hostage in a Texas synagogue, … Read more

Week 1 singles sales chart: Sick Luke takes all the podium in his debut week

Singles ranking FIMI week 2 of 2022. The first album of Sick Luke per Carousel Records, X2 (details here), and immediately conquers six positions in the Top 10 and 10 in the Top 20. Click on the continue below to discover the Top 50. SINGLE SALE RANKING WEEK 2 – 2022 SICK LUKE, THA SUPREME … Read more

In Japan, Niyo Katsura takes away the monopoly of the art of laughter from men

Japanese storyteller Niyo Katsura. FACEBOOK LETTER FROM TOKYO In November 2021, a 35-year-old Japanese girl, Niyo Katsura, was the first to receive the prestigious annual Young Storyteller Award from national television station NHK. An unprecedented breakthrough in a society still marked by sexism. One of the oldest and still popular Japanese comic arts, the rakugo … Read more

FA Cup: Arsenal takes the door, fear for Spurs

After a day of Saturday which had seen the fall of the poorly classified Newcastle and Burnley, at home, against teams from lower divisions, the big surprise of these 32nd finals is undoubtedly the elimination of the Gunners. Despite 66% possession of the ball, Mikel Arteta’s men, far too passive and clumsy in the last … Read more

Darts World Cup: Wright takes second world title

Darts-WM Peter “Snakebite” Wright has secured the title at the Darts World Cup in London for the second time since 2020. The 51-year-old Scot prevailed 7-5 in the final against Englishman Michael Smith on Monday evening. “Bully Boy”, as Smith is called, not only set Wright’s world record the day before with 24 recordings of … Read more

France, the European flag in place of the tricolor: the Right rises, Macron takes it away

from Stefano Montefiori The change under the Arc de Triomphe in Paris lasts only a few hours: Marine Le Pen appeals to the Council of State, for the Gaullist Valrie Pcresse outrage against national identity from our correspondentPARIS – The European flag under the Arc de Triomphe has already been lowered, the first controversy of … Read more

France takes the reins of the European Union for six months

The Eiffel Tower took on the colors of the European Union on Friday, December 31, 2021. ALAIN JOCARD / AFP France took on Saturday January 1 for six months the rotating presidency of the European Union (EU) with an ambitious program, a Europe ” powerful “ and “Sovereign”, which however risks being jostled by the … Read more

Covid-19: facing the Omicron “tidal wave”, the vaccine pass takes a step forward in front of the deputies

A spectator shows ID when checking her health pass before entering the Le Grand Rex cinema in Paris on July 21, 2021. ALAIN JOCARD / AFP One ” tsunami “ with an unprecedented level of more than 200,000 Covid-19 contaminations in twenty-four hours: Olivier Véran defended on Wednesday, December 29 the urgency of the bill … Read more

“If Jo Cox had not been murdered, I would not be here today”: in England, Kim Leadbeater takes up the torch from his sister

The issue of violence in politics prompted Kim Leadbeater to take over from her sister, Jo Cox. Here in May 2021. RICHARD SAKER/GUARDIAN/EYEVINE/BUREAU233 ” How are you ? Follow me, this place is a real labyrinth, I’m still getting lost! “ The Labor MP Kim Leadbeater welcomes without ceremony in the corridors of the Palace … Read more