The Paris Massacre: they had it coming



On 7 January 2015, at about 11:30 am, two masked gunmen forced their way into the offices of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris, France. They killed twelve people, including the editor Stéphane “Charb” Charbonnier, seven other Charlie Hebdo employees, and two National Police officers, and wounded eleven others.

Motive for the attack: The newspaper has attracted worldwide attention for its scurrilous depictions of the  prophet Muhammad. Read More