In the intimacy of the taxicab, New York’s immigrant taxi drivers tell their stories.
François Gabart, 29 years old, is a rising star in the firmament of offshore yacht racing. In November 2012, he took part in his first ever Vendée Globe.
<font color="royalblue">ENGLISH VERSION</font> <br/> Of "Le voyage alchimique - 1"<br/> First stage : Bruxelles, the big place
Of "Le voyage alchimique - 1"
First stage : Bruxelles, the big place
Though still fairly unknown in Europe, Toussaint Louverture was the first great Black leader, prior to Martin Luther King and Nelson Mandela.
Born a slave in the French settlement of San Domingo - present-day Haiti - Louverture had an extraordinary career, becoming General of the French army and eventually the Governor of the colony. Opposing Napoleon, wishing to reestablish slavery, he died in 1803; a prisoner of a French Jura fortress.