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News France » History: France must stand up to Macron or it will end up like Britain, Paris history student says

News channel or source: https://www.standard.co.uk/news/world/france-must-stand-up-to-macron-paris-history-student-says-a3819331.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

“This is our last stand against Macron’s plans,” says a history student from the Sorbonne in Paris. “If he succeeds, we’ll end up like Britain.” More than 15 universities across France have been paralysed by a wave of demonstrations against ...

News France » History: The US, France and Great Britain Helped Make a Mess of the Middle East

News channel or source: https://historynewsnetwork.org/article/168814
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

David Lee McMullen is a member of the history faculty at the University of North Carolina ... was collapsing. Britain and France were preparing to take control of the region for themselves. America would quickly retreat from the world stage, entering ...

News France » History: England Students aiming to make history in France

News channel or source: http://www.englandrugby.com/news/england-students-aiming-make-history-france/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

England Students face France at 6.30 local time They would become the first England Students side to win in France for two decades England Students Head Coach Aaron James has made six changes ahead of his team’s fixture against France Universities this ...

News France » History: ANALYSIS: In France, Trudeau makes history, mostly to cheers but also to some jeers

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/analysis-in-france-trudeau-makes-history-mostly-to-cheers-but-also-to-some-jeers/ar-AAvZPlH
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

PARIS – As RCAF01 taxied down the runway at Le Bourget airport here, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau emerged from his cabin to come to the rear of the plane where his political staff, bureaucrats and journalists sit. He was seeking out Gabrielle Cesvet ...

News France » History: A history of the Syria chemical weapons 'red line'

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20180414-syria-chemical-weapons-red-line-obama-macron-assad-russia-usa-france-idlib
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

The attack reportedly killed nearly 1,400 people, including 426 children. In response, a coalition of the US, the UK and France emerged to launch air strikes on Syria. But the British House of Commons refused to support the strikes. Worried about ...

News France » History: A quick history of France

News channel or source: https://www.historyextra.com/period/20th-century/a-quick-history-of-france/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Historian and author John Julius Norwich reflects on some of the key moments in France’s history and relates a few of the more unusual and scandalous stories he uncovered while researching his latest book

News France » History: Soar Over a Medieval Monastery Surrounded by Sea in This Video

News channel or source: https://www.nationalgeographic.com/travel/destinations/europe/france/things-to-see-mont-saint-michel/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

[Read about the best UNESCO World Heritage Sites in France.] Behind Mont Saint-Michel’s medieval ... a layered uphill maze of French history—Norman Gothic art, vaulted cloisters, a Romanesque nave and choir, glimpsed swishes of monk robes behind ...

News France » History: Emmanuel Macron is putting France through most GRUELLING phase in history

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/943481/Emmanuel-Macron-France-news-latest-rail-strikes
Publication date: onday 09 April 2018

Olivier Faure used his first speech as leader of the French Socialist Party leader to attack Mr Macron for lurching to the right despite using a left-wing agenda to gain votes. France has been hit by a string of strikes by rail workers after Mr Macron ...

News France » History: Everyone in France Wants to Claim the Legacy of 1968

News channel or source: https://historynewsnetwork.org/article/168811
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Robert Zaretsky is a professor of history at the University of Houston's Honors College ... and whether it has any bearing on current events in France. The problem for those who, a half-century later, come to praise 1968, and for those who come to bury ...

News France » History: France marks 10-year anniversary of death of poet and politician Aimé Césaire

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20180417-aime-cesaire-poet-anniversary-france-martinique
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

On the ten-year anniversary of his death, both French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe and Minister of Overseas France Annick Girardin paid homage to Césaire. “Immense poet (and) fighter, Aimé Césaire gave a universal voice to the history of the ...