Egyptian Flight MS804 Vanishes in Route

Egyptian Flight MS804 Vanishes in Route

EgyptAir Flight MS804, which departed from Paris, headed to Cairo at 11:09 p.m. Central European Time (CET), has been confirmed missing. Flight MS804 had 56 passengers and 10 crew members on board. The missing Airbus warranted a search and rescue team to be deployed after having been missing over an hour. The search and rescue will […]

Labor Dispute Protests in France Turn Violent

Labor Dispute Protests in France Turn Violent

In France, on April 17, 2016, the peaceful “Nuit Deout” (Rise Up at Night) protests turned violent. According to the French Interior Ministry, as of March 31, there were 100 people arrested due to conflicts with the police. To date, 400 people have been arrested since the beginning of the protests on March 31. The peaceful demonstrations began in order to protest France’s […]

Albert Schweitzer: Physician, Philosopher, and Philanthropist for the Ages

Albert Schweitzer: Physician, Philosopher, and Philanthropist for the Ages

Albert Schweitzer, who lived from Jan. 14, 1875 – Sept. 4, 1965, was a German-French musician, theologian, philosopher, physician, and philanthropist for the ages. He was born in the province of Kaysersberg, Alsace-Lorraine, Germany, which is now Haut-Rhin, France, at the time of the German Empire. However, Schweitzer considered himself French and wrote most of […]

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