Tag Archives: Charlie Hebdo

On not being Charlie

A dissent by  Jeremy Warner in the LRB: A lot of things the magazine has run are very funny but not much of it is harmless fun. French culture understands the power of the sign. Paris built much of its … Continue reading

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The perfect placard

At yesterday’s march in memory of the staff of Charlie Hebdo and the other victims of the Paris terror attacks. [Via Arthur Goldhammer]

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Charlie Hebdo

Awful, awful news from Paris. I have the words of “La mauvaise réputation” rattling round and round in my head: “S’ils trouv’nt une corde à leur goût, ils me la passeront au cou…”

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