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March 4. Hundreds of thousands of French citizens are marching today to defend "educational freedom"--that is, uncontrolled state subsidies for private Catholic schools.
The French Communist Party has no future in the government. Does it have a future outside it?
Recently, The Economist took out a full-page advertisement in the Financial Times of London boasting that it had predicted the coal miners'
strike six years ago.
From February 6 through February 10, more than 1,700 delegates to the French Communist Party's twenty-fifth congress met in the roofed-over sports stadium at Saint-Ouen, a suburb of Paris.
In the medieval city of Gdansk, in a courtroom packed with police, three men stand in the dock.
Friday, February 15. It's getting dark. My wife, Jeanne, and I land at Okiecie, the Warsaw airport. The temperature is 19 degrees below freezing.
Toulouse, known as the cité rose because of the color of its walls, was the palest pink in October as the French Socialists held their congress there, the last before their inevita
All the ingredients are apparently there, but somehow the mayonnaise does not bind.
Although Sartre may be out of fashion, political co-existentialism is the main subject of speculation in Paris.
For the Western press the Chernobyl disaster was splendid copy, both sensational and anti-Soviet.
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