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‘French-spiderman’ awarded French citizenship, continues precedent

‘French-spiderman’ awarded French citizenship, continues precedent

Mamoudou Gassama, the Parisian who scaled an apartment block to save a child has been awarded French citizenship. He certainly earned it, but there’s a pattern here.

Current Affairs: Scott McIntyre, Charlie Hebdo, the Greens, #Bali9 and PEN

Looking at the Scott McIntyre firing, #Bali9 executions, Charlie Hebdo and PEN, and the Greens, the concept of “freedom” in its many forms stands out as the issue of the week in Michael Burrill’s #CurrentAffairsWrap.

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