France

Carla Bruni statue – a tale of modern France

The monumental deceit of portraying France’s former first lady as a labourer chimes with the accusations of sleaze hounding her and Nicolas Sarkozy Nabila Ramdani guardian.co.uk, Monday 6 August 2012 19.12 BST Carla Bruni statue unveiled in a Paris suburb. Photograph: Ville De Nogent-sur-Marne/AFP/Getty Images As a tribute to the vanity and sleaze inherent in France’s … Lire la suite