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

At 101, a Canadian political icon hasn’t finished spinning

Hazel McCallion, 101, has lived many lives and has no intention of slowing down: She was recently re-appointed to the board of directors of Toronto’s airport, the country’s largest, after serving as mayor for 36 years and a professional hockey player. His zeal earned him the fame of “Hyricane Hazel”. In an interview with AFP … Read more