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Laurent David Samama is a French novelist and Op-Ed writer focusing on Politics and Cultural life. Aged 24, he is the youngest member of Bernard Henri Levy's team of bloggers at la Regle du Jeu, one of the most influential literary and cultural magazine in Europe. Prior to that, he was a Media Fellow at The Israel Project (TIP) in Washington D.C. and wrote for Rolling Stone (French Edition). Laurent David graduated from La Sorbonne University (Paris) in 2010 with a Masters Degree in European Studies and International Affairs. He spent two years working on Israel-India ties and now focuses on the influence of Racism and Antisemitism over French society. He runs a blog (www.laregledujeu.org/samama), speechwrites and looks forward to publishing his first book in the U.S

ARTICLES BY: Laurent David Samama

March 19, 2012 11:42 am

France’s Unity: A Country Comes Together in Response to Murders at Jewish School

Paris, early in the morning. Just after breakfast, the news of an attack against a Jewish school in the Southwest of France broke. Three children and...

October 27, 2011 2:40 am

Sarkozy and the Jews

PARIS - These last days in France has seen Left-wing groups organize a massive and successful internal referendum in order to designate their leader for...

August 5, 2011 2:28 pm

Amstetten, the Austrian Town Where Hitler Is an ‘Honoured’ Citizen

Nobody ever thought that Amstetten, a quiet little town in Austria, would steal the spotlight once again. In case Amstetten doesn't ring a bell, just...

May 11, 2011 3:16 pm

Bernard Henri Levy and Israel (part 2)

In my first blog post, you learnt about Bernard Henri Levy's lifelong pro-Israel comitment. As the Jewish State turns 63 and faces new major challenges,...

April 24, 2011 7:53 pm

Bernard-Henri Levy and Israel (Part 1)

A few months after touring the US while participating at the 2008 Democratic and Republican National Conventions, I met with French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy in...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah

JNS.org -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Trump Campaign Manager Admits: ‘We Are Behind,’ Reiterates Camp...

Donald Trump's campaign manager pitched Sunday his new call to "drain the swamp" of Washington, even as she admitted Donald...


Palestinian Authority Releases Four Men Arrested for Attending Sukkot Event...

Four Palestinians arrested late last week for attending a sukkot holiday event in a West Bank settlement were freed on...

Middle East

Kurdish Peshmerga Forces Just 5 Miles From Mosul as Offensive Continues

Kurdish Peshmerga forces are within 5 miles (8 kilometers) of Mosul, commanders said Sunday, after days of fighting and sweeping territorial gains in the operation to free the key Iraqi...