But our collective mourning should not forget the fact that a church was on fire. More than a national icon or a touristic spot, cathedrals such as Notre Dame reveal their soul when they house singing and baptisms, confession and pardon, preaching and prayer. … [Read more...] about Notre Dame isn’t just a cultural landmark. Remember that a church was on fire.
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In France, President Emmanuel Macron has adopted an inverse strategy to Renzi's. During his 2017 presidential campaign, he created a movement that was populist in form but anti-populist in content. In other words, he defeated populism with its own weapons. Like all populists, he criticized the entire political class, disavowing both the mainstream left and the mainstream right. His vehicle, En Marche!, was not supposed to be a party, but a social movement that would take power from political parties and give it back to the people. Macron promised to replace politicians with ordinary people. … [Read more...] about European voters are increasingly being forced to choose between right and far-right candidates
“This is because it was socially acceptable for women to smoke in the European and Oceanic countries included in our study many years before this habit was commonplace in America and Asia, which reflects why we are seeing higher lung cancer mortality rates in these countries,” Dr. Jose Martinez-Sanchez, the study’s lead author said. … [Read more...] about World Lung Cancer Day 2018: 10 Essential Facts About The Life-Threatening Disease
Khan said both Trump and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, whom he met on his way to New York, had asked him to mediate with Iran and "maybe come up with another deal." … [Read more...] about US Ramps Up Iran Pressure As European Summit Bid Flounders
Discussion on Opinion on Cross-border exchange between the Union and third countries of accessible format copies of certain works and other subject-matter protected by copyright and related rights for the benefit of persons who are blind, visually impaired or otherwise print disabled (COM(2016)595) (2016/0279(COD)) (for JURI) … [Read more...] about Data Privacy, Wholesale Roaming Charges, Brexit, Trade, Agriculture: Week Ahead in European Parliament