Corsica: The Region Left Behind by Politicians

For the past few days, the rate of violence in Corsica has entered into the discussion alongside talk about gangs in Marseille and terrorists in Nice. Unlike the cities in mainland France, however, no one came to the island for the funerals, and no politicians seem eager to give their point of view about the […]

Valls and Taubira Unite Against Escalating Violence in Marseille

The cycle of violence in Marseille has existed for some time, but a recent crime wave has drawn international attention. Manuel Valls, Interior Minister, and Christiane Taubira, Justice Minister, went to Marseille on Friday to demonstrate the national government’s support in fighting the situation in Marseille. Samia Ghali, a Senator for Bouches-du-Rhône, a suburb of Marseille, […]