Rebecca Suner

Europe

France's Far-Right Want Rid of UK-bound Migrants in Calais

Riot police deployed as nationalists descend on port town where over a thousand migrants are sleeping rough, hoping to cross the Channel to Britain.
Rebecca Suner
9.9.14
News

France's Far Right Wants to Be Rid of UK-Bound Migrants

Calais is the French town closest to England, and it's full of homeless migrants itching to cross the Channel. A far-right party that recently cropped up there is not thrilled to have new neighbors, and it sounds like they'd love to see the migrants...
Rebecca Suner
9.9.14
Algeria

Will Algerians Rise Up Against Their Crooked Election System?

Algerian elections are pretty obviously not fair, and everybody already knows the results of today's election.
Rebecca Suner
4.17.14
News

Will Algerians Rise Up Against Their Crooked Election System?

Algerians are voting for their president today, but everybody already knows the results. Abdelaziz Bouteflika is going to win again, even though he hasn't been healthy enough to campaign.
Rebecca Suner
4.17.14
News

The French Far Right Won Big This Weekend

The nationalist Front National continued its journey toward becoming a legitimate political party thanks to its slick PR tactics and widespread distrust of France's scandal-plagued government.
Rebecca Suner
4.1.14
FRANCE

Why the Far-Right Party's Win Matters to the Future of France

This success could lead to a new generation of FN executives who hope to lay down permanent, entrenched roots in French politics.
Rebecca Suner
4.1.14
News

Eco-Anarchists in France Rioted Against a Hated Airport Project

More than 20,000 people showed up to protest the construction of a long-planned airport near Nantes, and a few of them decided that a good way to express themselves was smashing windows.
Rebecca Suner
2.24.14
PROTESTS

Eco-Anarchists and Police Are Battling in France

There was a riot in Nantes on Saturday against the building of a new airport.
Rebecca Suner
2.24.14