There’s never been anything like Paris
In more than twenty years as a journalist I’ve covered many major stories and witnessed many large rallies – but nothing like yesterday in Paris.
I’ve seen angry crowds; defiant crowds; violent crowds: but yesterday in Paris was a day like no other. It was dignified, warm, uplifting – it was French.
I have spent the last few days reading many varying views on what the recent violence in Paris means and where it will lead. (more…)