Friday, January 15, 2021

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Between Brexit and Covid-19, musicians have the blues in the UK

At the Glastonbury Festival in June 2016, the tribute paid to Prince and David Bowie, who died earlier in the year. ANGELA LUBRANO / LIVEPIX / SLAB APRF For the anniversary of David Bowie's death (January...

Boris Johnson, conjurer of divorce between UK and Europe

Boris Johnson, British Prime Minister and leader of the Brexiters camp. MAXIMAL PRODUCTIONS / ARTE FRANCE 5 - TUESDAY JANUARY 12 AT 8.50 P.M. - DOCUMENTARY ...

The Doc Martens at the foot of the Bourse

A pair of Doc Martens in the colors of the United Kingdom, in a store in Singapore, in December 2018. EDGAR SU / REUTERS Already at the museum, the underground counter-culture of the 1960s is entering the...

why a highly contagious virus is more dangerous than a very lethal virus

First observed in September 2020 in the Kent region of south-east England, the VoC variant 202012/01 (Variant of Concern, year 2020, month 12, variant 01) of the coronavirus is likely to be causing an outbreak of cases in the...

alarm cry from a british doctor

On Westminster Bridge, January 1 in London. HANNAH MCKAY / REUTERS David Oliver is a senior doctor at the NHS (National Health Service), the British public hospital. He has been working for months in the...

In Hampstead, the English haven of General de Gaulle

Posted today at 5:30 p.m., updated at 5:54 p.m. Reserved for our subscribers InvestigationIn 1942, the one who led the Free French Forces from London moved with his family to...

Albert Roux, the man who installed the great French cuisine in London, is dead

Albert Roux, in the kitchens of the Aviva stadium, in Dublin, in 2013. Marc O'sullivan / Shutterstock / SIPA / Marc O'sullivan // SIPA In the gastronomic desert represented by London and Great Britain at the end...

“Europe, power or paper tiger? “

With the British departure, the Union is gaining in political cohesion, but it is losing the geopolitical weight it lacks in the face of China, Russia or Turkey, notes Alain Salles, head of the International section in his column.

Covid-19: the British vaccine bet

Too bad if all the scientific evidence is lacking or if certain clinical trials have not even started: the United Kingdom has launched headlong into a historic vaccination campaign, burning steps in the face of the health emergency -...

After Brexit, “the Franco-British relationship will be what we choose to do with it tomorrow”

Tribune. Brexit is no longer an opinion but a fact. The year 2020 ended with a snatch agreement. The question that arises today is now that of the future of relations between the United Kingdom and...

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The mysterious gifts of a French computer scientist to American neo-Nazis

Nick Fuentes surrounded by his supporters, on November 18, 2020, during a pro-Trump demonstration in the...

“The Arab revolutions have revived hope”

Leyla Dakhli coordinated and directed a collection and research program on the Arab revolutions. This work resulted in the publication of The Spirit...

“For the Democrats, the Sino-American antagonism will be as much an industrial and commercial battle as a political confrontation”

Tribune. If there is one element of predictable continuity from Donald Trump to Joe Biden, it is the Chinese question. The tone...

salaries, transfers, training, competition format

The matches of the French championship continue to take place behind closed doors. PASCAL ROSSIGNOL / REUTERS The “League of Talents”...

“Between China and the United States, the technological war is likely to continue”

Tribune. The Chinese government is seeing a very noisy opponent leave with Donald Trump. But Beijing knows that its real problem will remain:...