france

May
05
The Charlie Hebdo Backlash

The Charlie Hebdo Backlash

A swath of prominent American literary figures are worried by the support for Charlie Hebdo after the shootings earlier this
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Jan
12

Charlie Hebdo, the French tradition of satire, and cherry-picking cartoons

There’s been a growing consensus online that Charlie Hebdo is a “racist” magazine. In fact, I’ve ended up
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Dec
12

Is France ready for start-ups?

I’m not liveblogging this session, because I’m not well-versed enough in French politics to be confident of doing
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Aug
23

En Vacances

à bientôt
Dec
10

Le Web: The French Minister for Digital Culture

I’m not *au fait* enough with French culture to blog [Nathalie Kosciusko Morizet](http://twitter.com/nk_m)‘s
Dec
10

Le Web 08: Christine Lagarde

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Dec
15

Le Web 3: All Photos Online

I’ve just finished uploading the last of my Le Web 3 pictures to Flickr. #flickr_badge_source_txt {padding:
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Dec
12
Le Web 3: The Sarkozy Show

Le Web 3: The Sarkozy Show

So, the political roadshow continues with the arrival of not-yet-a-French Presidential candidate Nicolas Sarkozy arriving with a huge media pack
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Dec
11

Le Web 3: Blogs, both Worldwide and European

Dave Sifry of Technorati is up and giving the live version of his State of the Blogosphere speech. One interesting
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Dec
10

Observations from the Eurostar

Things I’ve noticed on my journey: For some reason, French trees look distinctly French. They’re the same species
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