Jewish vigilantes jailed over Paris ‘savage gang attack’ on pro-Palestinians at Gaza fundraising event

Six Jewish vigilantes were jailed in Paris on Friday over a ‘savage gang attack’ targeting attendees at a fundraising event for Gaza in 2009 in the French capital. The defendants used iron bars, baseball bats and bike chains in the onslaught, in which they deliberately targeted anybody who looked like an Arab or a Muslim.   Among their victims was …

The French have a bad habit of ignoring claims of financial sleaze 

A suspected criminal has been reappointed to arguably the most powerful position in world banking. Christine Lagarde’s second five-year term as Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was this month unopposed by anyone on its executive board, despite the fact that she is due to face trial in Paris for “financial negligence” and could spend up to a year in prison if found guilty.

A ‘Drumpfodian’ Global Order: Imagining a World with Donald Trump as US President

  If you are wondering whether the title of this piece has been misspelt; we assure you it is not. As the renowned comedian John Oliver correctly asserted in his late night TV show Last Week Tonight, Donald Trump’s real name is actually Donald Drumpf. ‘Drumpf’ is the ancestral name of the GOP candidate whose chances of winning the Republican …