France’s sinking leftist newspaper to become ‘social network’

Started by French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre in 1973 as a leftwing title, Liberation has been a mainstay on newsstands, especially in left-leaning anti-Catholic circles.

The militant journalists at France’s third-biggest  and struggling national newspaper are reacting with fury at a … Read the rest

France names suspect in Paris newspaper shooting

by Nicolas Gaudichet, Pauline Talagrand

France said Thursday the suspect arrested over this week’s shootings in Paris is a man previously jailed for his role in a “Bonnie-and-Clyde” style multiple murder that gripped the country 20 years ago.

Abdelhakim Dekhar … Read the rest