Twenty mayors of Lyon and Rhone sign a podium against the burkini

This is one of the most divisive topics in French society. Last week, EELV Mayor for Grenoble, Eric Peul, held a city council vote on new bylaws for the city’s swimming pools. The latter especially allows women who want to wear a burkini to go swimming. In response, the LR head of the Auvergne region, … Read more

The trial of the woman suspected of attacking a firefighter has been postponed to June 1.

A protester suspected of assaulting a firefighter during the May 1 parade in Paris on Wednesday was placed under judicial supervision pending her trial on June 1 at the Paris Criminal Court. After 48 hours in police custody, this 38-year-old woman was referred to the prosecution on Tuesday for an immediate appearance on Wednesday afternoon. … Read more