Édouard Husson on the gilets jaunes, liberal authoritarianism and the EU.
For many yellow vest protesters, the stinging sadness that came with the devastating fire at Notre Dame Cathedral has quickly given way to boiling anger.
Like many I was horrified on so many levels by the news of the fire which engulfed the iconic Notre Dame cathedral in Paris.
The spire of Notre Dam was previously destroyed around 1789 during the French revolution. Notre Dam was rebuilt in the 1840s and that rebuilding included a new spire.
As Paris' most iconic cathedral was engulfed in flames earlier this week, crowds of somber onlookers gathered on the banks of the Seine.
"Its burning feels like an act of liberation" In a Rolling Stone article entitled How Should France Rebuild Notre Dame?, the cathedral is denigrated as "a deep-seated symbol of resentment, a monument to a deeply flawed institution and an ideal
The burning of the nearly 1,000 year old Notre Dame Cathedral in France brought out some rather interesting responses on social media.