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Charlie Rose’s Légion d’honneur, Bernard-Henri Lévy, and the French ruling class

charlierose's Legion d'honneur ceremony3 Americans foiled a terror attack in a train in France, and were awarded the Legion d’honneur for it, the Republic’s highest award. What does Charlie Rose have in common with these three servicemen? Answer: the Légion d’honneur. What act of valor puts Charlie Rose on par with these heroic servicemen? We may not know for 50 years, it’s the national archive’s policy. But we can speculate, and to do so we have to make a detour by France’s ruling class, and philosopher extraordinaire Bernard-Henri Lévy (BHL), who is recurrent guest on the Charlie Rose show. Continue reading Charlie Rose’s Légion d’honneur, Bernard-Henri Lévy, and the French ruling class