Ahead of international climate talks which are about to begin in Paris, an international coalition of NGOs, political figures, and civil society groups on Thursday demanded French President François Hollande lift the ban on protests and marches and said officials, despite recent violence, cannot proclaim a "commitment to democracy and freedom"...
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Bravo Belgium. After terrorism threats prompted a security lockdown and call for social media silence on police actions, gleeful Belgians chose to get on with their lives not with fear but....cats. Admittedly, even for the dog-lovers among us, hilarious cats. Under the hashtag #BrussellsLockdown, scores posted memes of chill cats as Darth Vader and Superman, wielding swords and waffles and Hovercats. "What did you do in the war, Daddy? I posted cat pictures on Twitter, son."
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