politics

A Social Democracy

Horray for social democracies! I get 70% of my healthcare payed for by the French government…and I am a foreigner! The U.S. pays little to nothing. The French citizens only have good things to say about their Universal Healthcare (100% covered whether it be the common cold or terminal cancer) and no complaints about a […]

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Colombian-French Politics

I always wondered who I could look up to as a woman in Politics, especially if she was someone I could relate to. Íngrid Betancourt was a popular politician, especially for her anti-corruption campaigning, her candidacy for 2002 presidential elections with the Green party, and most controversially was her kidnapping by the communist group the […]

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