Paris attacks: security and surveillance cast a dark shadow over France’s love of ‘liberté’ and ‘fraternité’

They gathered, one week on to the minute from the assault of Friday the 13th, around what seemed to be a shadow devoid of life and light – a heavy black tarpaulin draped over the entrance to the Bataclan theatre: or “ba’ta’clan café”, as the awning reads. The previously illuminated sign is still there, now unlit: Nous Productions Présente Eagles of Death Metal.

  • Hard Little Machine

    Liberals create problems then they implement fascism to solve those problems.

    • ntt1

      they are not liberals ,they are progressives and totalitarianism is exactly what they are wishing to progress to.

    • Millie_Woods

      Oh ya, that article is a real eye opener. Astounding how smoothly the socialists are implementing a police state. Today it’s for the jihadists, tomorrow Marine Le Pen.

  • Xavier

    Canada closes its embassy in Belgium until further notice due to
    terror threat; will only provide emergency consular services – @CBCAlerts

    • ntt1

      i snapped into action and have disposed of all my amstel beer and smoked oysters, feeling very activist now.

      • Clink9

        I’m never drinking Belgian Hoegaarden beer again and it has nothing to do with it’s barfy look and taste.