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Football tactics

As Deschamps keeps handbrake on as France fail to thrill, a look at the nuts and bolts of the game: tactics on the pitch.VIDEOGRAPHIC

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Rugby injuries

The All Blacks dismissed the idea Thursday of spicing up the dead-rubber third Test against France by putting the already won Dave Gallaher Trophy back on the line. Videographic about common rugby injuries.VIDEOGRAPHIC

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WC 2018:’Immense pride’ at Mbappé’s old club after historic goal

At just over 19-years-old, Kylian Mbappé has become the youngest French goal scorer in World Cup history. His former sports instructor at AS Bondy reacts to the goal he scored against Peru, which qualified France for the round of 16 of the 2018 World Cup-2018.

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Peru fans react after World Cup elimination

Peru fans remain positive about their team’s future despite a tough 1-0 loss to France that eliminated the team from the World Cup.

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France fans celebrate, Peruvians bemoan early World Cup exit

France supporters celebrate making it to the last 16 following a 1-0 victory over Peru, whose passionate fans say they’re “very proud” of their team despite an early exit from their first World Cup in 36 years.

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World Cup: France, Peru arrive at stadium for Group C match

France and Peru arrive at Yekaterinburg Arena for their second Group C match. A successive victory in Russia will effectively put the French into the knockout phase, but Didier Deschamps’s men, who laboured against Australia in their tournament opener, are also under pressure to put on a better performance. IMAGES

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Fighting For Drug Peace Across The Globe, Cannabis University 2018

An International debate about the future of cannabis.
Jules Stobbs, Myrtle Clark (The Dagga Couple), Dana Larsen (Canadian activist, politician, writer) Ben Wise (Filmmaker), Ben Dronkers (founder Sensi Seeds), Kenzi Riboulet Zemouli (FAAAT)

Jules Stobbs and Myrtle Clarke
…better known as The Dagga Couple, have been fighting for the legalization of cannabis in South Africa since 2010. Through the courts they hope to enforce the lifting of the ban. In 2017 their long-awaited trial against the state, ‘The Trial of the Plant’, took place, with a leading role for the English professor David Nutt. With their organizations Fields of Green for All and Join the Queue, they stand up for compatriots who are being persecuted for cannabis.
Jules Stobbs en Myrtle Clarke, beter bekend als The Dagga Couple, strijden sinds 2010 voor legalisering van cannabis in Zuid Afrika. Via de rechter hopen ze opheffing van het verbod af te dwingen. In 2017 vond hun langverwachte proces tegen de staat, ‘The Trial of the Plant’, plaats, met een hoofdrol voor de Engelse professor David Nutt. Met hun organisaties Fields of Green for All en Join the Queue komen ze op voor landgenoten die wegens cannabis worden vervolgd.

Dana Larsen (Canada)
Dana is one of Canada’s best known cannabis activists, the country that legalizes recreational cannabis on a national level this summer. He wrote for years for Cannabis Culture, the magazine of Marc Emery, and was co-founder of the Marijuana Party of Canada, the BC Marijuana Party and the Vancouver Seed Bank. Larsen wrote several books about the plant, including ‘Hairy Pothead and the Marijuana Stone’ and ‘The Pot Puzzle Fun Book’ and gave away millions of cannabis seeds for free. He founded the Vancouver Dispensary Society and leads Sensible BC, the largest Canadian grassroots organization for the legalization of cannabis.
Dana Larsen is een van de bekendste cannabis activisten van Canada, het land dat deze zomer recreatieve cannabis op landelijk niveau legaliseert. Hij schreef jarenlang voor Cannabis Culture, het tijdschrift van Marc Emery, en was medeoprichter van de Marijuana Party of Canada, de BC Marijuana Party en de Vancouver Seed Bank. Larsen schreef meerdere boeken over de plant, waaronder ‘Hairy Pothead and the Marijuana Stone’ en ‘The Pot Puzzle Fun Book’ en gaf miljoenen cannabiszaden gratis weg. Hij richtte de Vancouver Dispensary Society op en leidt Sensible BC, de grootste Canadese grassroots organisatie voor legalisering van cannabis.
Ben Dronkers
Founder of Sensi Seeds, Hempflax, the Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum, Cannabis Culture Awards and sponsor of hundreds of demonstrations, events, action groups, campaigns and organizations in the field of cannabis. Ben Dronkers is a pioneer, a visionary and one successful entrepreneur. His contribution to the international cannabis culture cannot be overstated.
Oprichter van Sensi Seeds, Hempflax, het Hash Marihuana & Hennepmuseum, de Cannabis Culture Awards en sponsor van honderden demonstraties, evenementen, actiegroepen, campagnes en organisaties op het gebied van cannabis. Ben Dronkers is een pionier, een visionair en een succesvolle ondernemer. Zijn bijdrage aan de internationale cannabiscultuur is niet te overschatten.
Kenzi Riboulet Zemouli
Kenzi is a French drug policy reform advocate and researcher at FAAAT (Foundation for an Alternative Approach to Addiction and Substance Dependence) who lives in Barcelona, Spain. He is involved in local campaigns in the Occitania (southern France) and Catalonia (northeastern Spain) regions and is a regular at the CND meetings at the United Nations in Vienna and Geneva and the World Health Organization. He focuses primarily on harm reduction issues as they relate to cannabis and on the cannabis social club model as a health-based approach to cannabis policies.
Kenzi is een Franse activist voor hervorming van het drugsbeleid en onderzoeker bij FAAAT (Foundation for an Alternative Approach to Addiction and Substance Dependence). Hij woont in Barcelona en is betrokken bij campagnes in Occitanië (Zuid-Frankrijk) en Catalonië (Noordoost-Spanje). Kenzi is regelmatig op de CND-bijeenkomsten van de VN in Wenen en Genève en de Wereldgezondheidsorganisatie. Hij richt zich op harm reduction in relatie tot cannabis en op het Cannabis Social Club model als een op gezondheid gebaseerde benadering van cannabisbeleid.

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Italy’s Osteria Francescana crowned world’s best restaurant

Italy’s Osteria Francescana is crowned the world’s best restaurant for the second time at an awards ceremony put on by a British trade magazine, beating out top eateries in Spain and France.

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Football/France: Griezmann injury ‘nothing serious’ – Varane

Antoine Griezmann’s ankle was “a little swollen” on the plane after their first match against Australia on Saturday, but it’s “nothing serious”, says defender Raphael Varane, after the France star was seen training separately just two days before they take on Peru.