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Food Mobilities Rurality

In Brittany, the distributor of baguettes replaces the baker

In the commune of Mont-Dol, the departing baker will be replaced by a bread vending machine, to the great regret of the inhabitants. For some time now, these machines have been proliferating, especially in the countryside, which has been emptied of its shops. Cover picture: Jean-Matthieu Gautier

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Youth

Aline, dancer from Alsace

Aline loves the Alsatian dance and the folklore of her region. For Phosphore, she tells about her self-confidence thanks to this unusual passion. Cover picture: Aline Krebs

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Agriculture

In Brittany, the victory of the poisoned

After ten years, several employees of Nutréa intoxicated by toxic products in their workplace, in Plouisy, in the Côtes-d’Armor, have finally won their legal battle against the food company. Cover picture: Damien Meyer

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Ecology Youth

Book Hémisphères gets the books up to speed

Since 2010, the Morbihan company Book Hémisphères recovers books from all over Brittany to give them a second life. The whole with a social goal since it also welcomes employees in integration. Cover picture: Manon Boquen

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Cinema Youth

“My fourth grade teacher introduced me to film”

Rafael discovered his vocation thanks to his fourth grade teacher, Mr. Devillard. By showing them films like M le Maudit or Citizen Kane, he helped the child find what he would like to do later on: work in the film industry. Cover picture: Unsplash.com

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Youth

In Le Rheu, the open college must close

An experimental establishment inaugurated in 1974 in the town of Le Rheu, west of Rennes, the Georges Brassens college – open to the city – will have to install fences all around its enclosure. A closure that marks the end of a libertarian spirit. Cover picture: Manon Boquen

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Agriculture Biodiversity

Scallop fishing under an unlucky star

In the waters of the region, thousands of “Marthasterias glacialis” have invited themselves for the holidays. Their appetite for mollusks competes with the activity of fishermen, who find this invasive and unknown species even in their nets. Cover picture: Manon Boquen

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Agriculture

The market gardener of the city hall

Since 2018, the city of Vannes in Brittany has created a municipal organic market gardening company. At the key: a municipal market gardener job that was quickly filled. This one is thus employed by the city hall to produce fruits and vegetables. Strawberries, rhubarb, green beans, tomatoes … Ronan, who took the job in July […]

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Feminism

Espionage and mesh codes

Knitting while spying on trains? And why not. The agents of the Ramble network, directed by Louise de Bettignies during the First World War, used the most astute means to avoid being spotted. Cover picture: Wikipedia

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Medical desert Mobilities Rurality

The hospital of Dinan puts an end to its deliveries

The decision had been on the table for a long time: on November 15, 2020, parturients were no longer able to give birth at the hospital in Dinan, a town of 15,000 inhabitants, sub-prefecture of the Côtes d’Armor. A choice that reflects the deteriorated situation of the public hospital in France. Cover picture: Solen Feyissa […]