French Doctors Propose COVID-19 Vaccine Testing in Africa

I read a problematic but not surprising news article earlier and had to share my findings with you all. The following information comes from Aljazeera. Two French doctors proposed testing a potential coronavirus vaccine in Africa earlier this week. The comments were made on the French television channel, LCI, during a COVID-19 discussion regarding a…

France Withdraws CFA Franc from West African Countries

In a previous post, France’s colonial rule in West Africa was discussed. Well, I came across some news relative to that post that I had to share. The following comes out of Face 2 Face Africa. Eight West African countries are cutting financial ties with France and replacing the CFA franc. Their new currency will…

French Colonial Rule In West Africa

Greetings All, I’ve been trying to stay abreast with international news, specifically with Africa, and came across some information that led to further research. According to BBC News, there have been a few protests throughout Paris, France regarding immigration. The demonstrators behind this are called “The Black Vests.” The Black Vests The “Black Vests” migrant…

Spider-Man of the 18th

Greetings Folks, Given the times that we’re living in, it’s always a breath of fresh air to come across some good news. The following story is based out of Paris, France, by way of The New York Times. Meet Mamoudou Gassama. Gassama is a 22-year-old migrant from Mali who has made international news for saving…

What Next?

“U.S. Airstrikes on Syria.”  “US, UK, and France Launch Syria Strikes targeting Assad’s Chemical Weapons.”   I saw those headlines yesterday, along with many more, and immediately started shaking my head. The United States, UK, and France launched strikes against three sites in Syria, following threats of an alleged chemical weapons attack in Douma. BBC…