french history

marine le penThe French turned out, en masse, to say that they did not want to see the Le Pen gang take possession of their regions. That is the most important lesson from Sunday's vote, and it is a reassuring one. But what caused the nation to right itself?
The embalmed heart of a French knight showed signs of atherosclerosis.
For the discriminating traveler looking for something different that combines an international flair with rich history and natural beauty, the territory is a "hidden gem" among North American tourist destinations.
Anti-Semitism in France has long played an unwitting role in facilitating of the Zionist movement.
On this day in 1789, about 600 rioters overwhelmed the guards at the notorious political prison and freed seven whole prisoners. They also killed a number of the employees there.