Throughout the long years of World War II, his private diaries show that the celebrated French barrister Maurice Garçon was able to maintain a remarkably clear-sighted - and inflexible – view of the world despite the Nazi Occupation and the collective spinelessness that it induced. How did this well-known lawyer manage to achieve this? Those same diaries suggest it was not for the best of reasons: for Garçon suffered from a form of disillusioned individualism.
Since January 7, 2023 our colleague and friend Mortaza Behboudi has been imprisoned in Afghanistan, in the Taliban prisons.
We do not forget him and call for his release.