Death of Michel Piccoli, antistar of French cinema

It had been revealed by contempt by Jean-Luc Godard in 1963; before becoming the monument of French cinema that we celebrate today. The 94-year-old actor Michel Piccoli, still seen recently in Habemus papam, of Nanni Moretti, died on May 12 of a stroke, according to his family on Monday. At the end of a career […]

For parents it’s sporty too

Seghir Lazri works on the theme of social vulnerability of athletes. In this column, he takes a few pictures of sport through the social sciences. How the social explains sport, and vice versa. The case of French Juventus player Adrien Rabiot caused a lot of reaction this week. In question, the alleged “personal strike” of […]

Idir, Berber without borders – Culture / Next

Seghir Lazri is a sociologist. He works in particular on the social vulnerability of athletes in the “Sociosports” column on liberation.fr. In this text, he pays tribute to the singer Idir, who disappeared on Saturday. “With him, part of my childhood, my culture and my identity went away …”, he reacted on Twitter. The disappearance […]

Death of Idir: the voiceless Kabyle people

The hecatombe, it is the word which returns from now on in the flow of the networks so much the dead follow one another on the side of music. The latest, that of Idir, 70, announced by the family on the official Facebook page: “We regret to announce the death of our father [à tous], […]

Masks: How the government lied to cover up the fiasco

For weeks, the government did everything to hide it. In February, when the coronavirus was already spreading in France, the state’s stock of masks was practically dry. A situation that does not prevent Jérôme Salomon, the director general of health (DGS), from assuring with confidence that no shortage is to be feared. At the same […]

Containment: but what yoga do you practice?

Seghir Lazri works on the theme of social vulnerability of athletes. In this column, he takes a few pictures of sport through the social sciences. How the social explains sport, and vice versa. Confinement requires, physical exercises at home have become the only solutions to keep in shape. Among these practices, yoga, given the limited […]

Chloroquine, the presumption of antidote – Release

We only talk about her, we believe strongly. And in this second week of general confinement, while France now has 860 dead (186 more in twenty-four hours) and more than 2,000 patients in intensive care, chloroquine is on the verge of being presented as the miracle cure against the coronavirus, and the grumpy would delay […]

The Left Party cannot govern

Left Party chairman Bernd Riexinger Riexinger reacted “somewhat unhappily”, it says. (Photo: dpa) Berlin You can’t believe it. Just on the day when the Left Party politician Bodo Ramelow wants to be elected Prime Minister again in Thuringia, a video goes around that only allows one conclusion: The Left Party is unelectable – and should […]

The Cartographer of Inequality TIME ONLINE

content Read on one page content page 1 –The cartographer of inequality Page 2 –As a sociologist, Piketty is surprisingly strong Page 3 –The elites are the real backward page 4 –The ideology of absolute property page 5 –What is the progress? “Social inequality is neither a technological still an economic phenomenon, but a political […]

Duel over the political center

Berlin Greens leader Robert Habeck has long cultivated the ritual of commenting on election results for his party with great reluctance. But now his self-confidence and power awareness has increased significantly. “The Greens are no longer milieu, niche or splinter party that deals with the lost issues of the other parties,” announced Habeck after the […]