(RNS) The disconnect between what Congress wants to do and what the nation needs done is vast and bizarre.
Articles tagged “France”
VATICAN CITY (RNS) “The Vatican and the pope may be targets … but it is not opportune to feed a state of particular alarm, because at the moment it is neither justified or well-founded,” the Vatican’s chief spokesman said.
PARIS (RNS) “I believe that the attacks today will only grow the racism against Muslims,” said Abdallah Zekri, president of the National Observatory Against Islamophobia, in Paris.
BERLIN (RNS) The Gaza conflict has sparked a wave of counter speech, with organizations debunking anti-Semitic myths and stereotypes on blogs, forums and social media.
PARIS (RNS) The election of Rabbi Haim Korsia comes during a deeply troubled time for France’s Jewish community, the largest in Europe.
(RNS) Jewish-only plots in some French cemeteries — along with their leases — are rapidly running out.
(RNS) Last year, a record 3,270 French Jews made aliyah — or immigration to Israel — a 63 percent hike from 2012. The Tibi family plans to leave Paris this summer — for good.
(RNS) The Annenberg Foundation reveals itself as the anonymous bidder that bought 24 sacred Native American artifacts — and plans to give them to the tribes that tried to keep them off the auction block.