Ollie Hirst
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Notre Dame €1bn fund pits Paris against provinces

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Notre Dame €1bn fund pits Paris against provinces

“Up to 5,500 churches across France need urgent repairs yet have no funds.
Donations pledged by France’s wealthiest tycoons proved a poisoned chalice for Macron, 'president of the rich'“

Raises the controversial debate that if the rich have the funds, why wait until the point of disaster to help?

Speculative editorial for The Guardian