Emmanuel Macron’s Cynical Crusade

Emmanuel Macron’s Cynical Crusade

For four years, French prosecutors strained every sinew to prove that a multinational jihadist conspiracy was behind the attacks on the newspaper Charlie Hebdo and a Jewish supermarket in Paris. A total of 17 were killed in gun attacks that spread across three days and stunned the nation. This was France’s biggest terrorist trial and yet, despite…

Muslim Boycott Threats and Politics Play Out in Attacks on ‘Mentally Ill’ Macron as He Ups the Rhetoric Against Islamists

Muslim Boycott Threats and Politics Play Out in Attacks on ‘Mentally Ill’ Macron as He Ups the Rhetoric Against Islamists

The French President’s politically-loaded remarks over a teacher’s beheading have drawn insults from Muslim leaders across the world, but the ongoing battle between Islam and secular France remains very much a domestic concern. President Emmanuel Macron brought down the wrath of Islam upon his own impeccably groomed head this weekend but amid all the insults,…

Time to Decolonize Macron! French President Wants to Impose ‘New Political Order’ on Lebanon

Time to Decolonize Macron! French President Wants to Impose ‘New Political Order’ on Lebanon

In an eye-popping display of neo-colonialism, France’s president flies into Beirut to team up with Fairouz, an elderly, much-loved singing icon, and orders political parties to stand aside and let him set up a new government. While colonialism brought democracy and modernity to many nations, there is nothing more embarrassing than a former colonial power…

Hands off Lebanon: Macron’s Self-serving ‘New Pact’ Must Be Shunned

Hands off Lebanon: Macron’s Self-serving ‘New Pact’ Must Be Shunned

French President, Emmanuel Macron, is in no position to pontificate to Lebanon about the need for political and economic reforms. Just as thousands of Lebanese took to the streets of Beirut demanding “revenge” against the ruling classes, the French people have relentlessly been doing the same; both peoples have been met with police violence and arrests….