– 16th edition of the festival theater of realities: See you in Sikasso from December 05 to 11, 2022

maliwebnet 16th edition of the festival theater of realities

The 16th edition of the “Théâtre des Réalités” festival will be held from December 05 to 11, 2022, in the capital of Kénédougou. The organizers of the festival made this known during a press conference held on Friday, November 04, 2022, in the press room of the CICB. In front of the journalists, the director … Read more

John Dee, ancestor of James Bond: the very first 007 was a 16th century scientist

John Dee ancestor of James Bond the very first 007

The historian Viviane Perret answered the question of Anaïs who wondered, in the emission of the P’tis boats “why is James Bond called 007?“. That is, where does its creator Ian Fleming found the idea for this number? From the books and films, it is known that he represents James Bond’s license to kill and … Read more

Victims of witch hunts between the 16th and 18th centuries soon to be officially exonerated in Scotland

Victims of witch hunts between the 16th and 18th centuries

Nine women are burned for witchcraft on a riverbank in Dumfries, Scotland (April 13, 1659). MARY EVANS PICTURE LIBRARY / PHOTONONSTOP EThey were accused of spoiling the crops, of changing into animals to commit their misdeeds, even of dancing with the devil. In Europe, between the sixteenthand and the XVIIIand century, thousands of women and, … Read more

Scotland could pardon nearly 3,000 ‘witches’ executed between 16th and 18th centuries

A bill supported by the majority MPs in the Scottish Parliament should come back this summer on the conviction for witchcraft of thousands of individuals. including a large majority of women. There was fire. Almost three centuries after the death of the last “witch” in the United Kingdom, the Scottish Parliament could pardon some 2,600 … Read more