Politicians call for Hessel to be buried in Pantheon

The impact of the late Stéphane Hessel may be greater than France had initially perceived. Various political figures have called for Hessel to be buried in the Pantheon, alongside other French greats such as Victor Hugo, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Voltaire, and Emile Zola. An official petition addressed to French President Francois Hollande was published to the press […]