by Hayes Brown Posted on September 19, 2014
The French mission is its first in Iraq in 15 years, and the first American ally to take military action against ISIS.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 14, 2014
In all of these countries, the military police has a history of human rights abuses. In most of them, the present shows no progress.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 6, 2014
"France has set an important example for the rest of the globe with its progressive stance toward reproductive health care."
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by Carimah Townes Posted on July 1, 2014
A new decision from the European Court of Human Rights hurts religious minorities living in France.
by Jeff Spross Posted on June 30, 2014
By sharing revenue from the European Union's carbon trading system, France thinks it can get less wealthy and more coal-dependent countries on board with Europe-wide cuts to greenhouse gas emissions.
by Will Freeman Posted on June 30, 2014
A French town is banning the display of foreign flags after clashes between police and soccer fans of Algerian heritage, a move the French right wing loves.
by Will Freeman Posted on June 17, 2014
France has a problem with tolerating right-wing hatred against the Roma, as one teen's beating shows.
by Ben Norton, Shannon Greenwood Posted on May 30, 2014
Last week's European Parliament elections saw the gains of some less than sane parties.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on March 15, 2014
Unseasonably warm weather and too much dangerous pollution have led to some drastic response measures in Europe this weekend.
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 19, 2013
The move is a win for environmentalists and those concerned about climate change, as a carbon tax has been shown to be essential to preserve a livable climate.