In Poland, the ruling conservative National Party takes education into its own hands

In Poland the ruling conservative National Party takes education into

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

An anti-abortion president in the European Parliament

An anti abortion president in the European Parliament

Editorial of the “World”. As expected, on Tuesday 18 January, the European Parliament elected a centre-right Maltese MEP, Roberta Metsola, to succeed Italian Social Democrat David Sassoli, who died a week earlier. Mme Metsola, a 43-year-old lawyer, until now vice-president of Parliament, becomes the third woman to preside over this institution, after the French Simone … Read more

Sandra Laugier, philosopher: “We are witnessing the advent of the new age of civil disobedience”

Sandra Laugier philosopher We are witnessing the advent of the

Tribune. It’s a time of civil disobedience. Far from being a marginal phenomenon, it is at the heart of the repertoire of social and political struggles in the 21st century.e century. And it worked: in 2012, the Calais illegal immigrants associations obtained the abolition of the “solidarity offence”; Carola Rackete, Captain of the Sea Watch … Read more

Boris Johnson or the culture of lies

Boris Johnson or the culture of lies

Editorial. The British, like all populations affected by the Covid, have endured their share of tragedies, constraints and deprivations: confinements, canceled family reunions, funerals in small groups. The country has just passed the milestone of 150,000 deaths linked to the pandemic, a sad record, with a per capita rate higher than that of the European … Read more

Israel-Palestine: the “posthumous” triumph of Binyamin Netanyahu

Israel Palestine the posthumous triumph of Binyamin Netanyahu

To analyse. Mahmoud Abbas watches for a convulsion. A living proof of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process that brought him to power in 2005, and on whose ruins he continues. That hope led the 86-year-old president of the Palestinian Authority (PA) to the home of General Benny Gantz, Israel’s defense minister. Shortly before the New Year, … Read more

Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, former president of Mali, is dead

Ibrahim Boubacar Keita former president of Mali is dead

Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, during the G5 Sahel, in Nouakchott, the Mauritanian capital, on June 30, 2020. POOL / REUTERS “President “IBK” [Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta] died this morning at 9 a.m. [10 heures, heure de Paris] at his home “, in Bamako, told Agence France-Presse (AFP) a member of his family on Sunday 16 January. This information … Read more

Hostage-taking in Texas: the kidnapper was British; London “condemns an act of terrorism and anti-Semitism”

Hostage taking in Texas the kidnapper was British London condemns an

A law enforcement vehicle outside the Congregation Beth Israel Synagogue, January 16, 2022, in Colleyville, Texas. The four people who were held hostage in the building were released safe and sound after more than ten hours of captivity by an armed man. BRANDON BELL / AFP The American authorities opened, Sunday, January 16, an investigation … Read more

Microsoft has detected an attack aimed at sabotaging Ukrainian state computer systems

Microsoft has detected an attack aimed at sabotaging Ukrainian state

The situation is more serious than it initially appeared. Saturday January 15, Microsoft has warned that it has detected a computer attack aimed at making computer networks belonging to the Ukrainian state unusable. This new attack could be linked to the one that hit several government sites on Friday, but unlike the latter, the attack … Read more

CAN 2022: Gambia finally plays in the big leagues

CAN 2022 Gambia finally plays in the big leagues

To not miss any African news, subscribe to the newsletter of the World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of news and debates covered by the editorial staff of the World Africa. Gambia’s Belgian coach Tom Saintfiet during the AFCON group F match against Mauritania at Limbé stadium on … Read more

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