OCTOBER 10: ABOLITION OF THE DEATH PENALTY
There is today in France but also in other European countries a persistent fear of terrorist attacks, especially attacks carried out by Muslims or people from the wider Middle East. There have been spectacular terrorist attacks which have led to the French government proclaiming a « state of emergency » and increasing the visibility of armed military and police in public places – railway stations, airports, in front of schools etc.
27 June 2016
Be ever watchful, wanderer, for the eyes that
gaze into yours at the bend of the road may be those
of the goddess herself. Oracle at Delphi