Edgar Morin

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Emmanuel Macron and Chinese president Xi Jinping stand to inaugurate the first meeting of the French-Chinese business council, in Beijing this week. Photograph: Ludovic Marin/Reuters

One of the thorniest questions facing French president Emmanuel Macron is how to deal with dictatorships and what the French sociologist Edgar Morin (...)

In 2005, the clothes company Marithé et François Girbaud hung a 400sq m poster of fashion models imitating the apostles in Leonardo’s Last Supper (above) at a busy intersection. A Catholic association sued on the grounds that it was offensive to Catholics.

Anne-Elisabeth Credeville retires this month after 41 years on the bench, 24 of which were spent at the Cour de Cassation, France’s supreme court. (...)