Quand j’entends ça! J’ai très très mal
Here is a video link to a famous speech on Research and Innovation by Sarkozy on January 22, 2009. French researchers were so humiliated that they were unified –including those who believed in reforming the system — in rejecting his plans. I wish I can find a link to the classy open letter to the President by Fields medalist Wendelin Werner, published in Le Monde. Help us find it!
But here is a link to the comments section of Le Monde, in reaction to the letter.