Macron’s crusade for French language bolsters imperialism – Congo novelist

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Emmanuel Macron Macron’s French language crusade bolsters imperialism – Congo novelist Club of French-speaking countries needs total overhaul, says novelist Alain Mabanckou Angelique Chrisafis in Nantes @achrisafis Mon 19 Feb 2018 00.00 EST Last modified on Mon 19 Feb 2018 02.35 EST Läs mer…

Gambling tycoon builds $100m bitcoin-funded Antiguan resort

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Bitcoin Gambling tycoon builds $100m bitcoin-funded Antiguan resort ‘His excellency’ Calvin Ayre says project will be entirely funded from digital currency profits Rupert Neate @RupertNeate Sun 18 Feb 2018 11.54 EST Last modified on Mon 19 Feb 2018 02.59 EST Share Läs mer…

Artwork hidden under Picasso painting revealed by x-ray

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Science Artwork hidden under Picasso painting revealed by x-ray Non-invasive imaging reveals landscape painting beneath Pablo Picasso’s The Crouching Beggar but who created it remains a mystery Nicola Davis in Austin @NicolaKSDavis Sat 17 Feb 2018 10.00 EST Share on Facebook Läs mer…

Iran urged by UN to respect environment activists after wildlife campaigner death

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Iran Iran urged by UN to respect environment activists after wildlife campaigner death Officials say Kavous Seyed Emami used endangered Asiatic cheetah surveys as pretext for spying, but no evidence has been cited Jonathan Watts and Saeed Kamali Dehghan Thu Läs mer…

Canada’s murder case prompts rival crowdfunding campaigns for killer and victim’s family

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian World news Canada’s murder case prompts rival crowdfunding campaigns for killer and victim’s family A white farmer’s acquittal of murdering a young First Nations man has underlined the persistent racial divide in Canada Leyland Cecco in Toronto Tue 13 Feb Läs mer…

Canada: indigenous groups urge reform after shock of white farmer’s acquittal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Family of Colten Boushie say jury’s makeup led to Gerald Stanley walking free and underscored weakness in Canada’s court system Indigenous activists have called for urgent changes to Canada’s legal system after an all-white jury acquitted a white farmer of Läs mer…

Toronto murders: police examine hundreds of cases for serial killer link

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Police in Canada’s largest city have said they will re-examine hundreds of missing persons cases after recovering the remains of at least six people from a property connected to alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur. Facebook Twitter Pinterest Bruce McArthur. Photograph: Läs mer…

O Canada: national anthem to be gender neutral after senate vote

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Canada O Canada: national anthem to be gender neutral after senate vote Line ‘in all thy sons command’ becomes ‘in all of us command’ Campaign backed by Margaret Atwood and ex-PM Kim Campbell Ashifa Kassam in Toronto @ashifa_k Thu 1 Läs mer…

It’s Wilder Penfield’s 127th Birthday. Here’s What to Know About ‘The Greatest Living Canadian’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time Wilder Penfield: Pionnering Neurosurgeon’s 127th Birthday | Time It’s Wilder Penfield’s 127th Birthday. Here’s What to Know About ‘The Greatest Living Canadian’ Search