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Léontine Gallois is an international relations and journalism student at Sciences-Po, based in Paris. She has two undergraduate degrees, in history and political science, from the Sorbonne. She has been contributing to PassBlue for six months, especially on the production of UN-Scripted, a podcast series on UN and global affairs. She speaks French, English and Spanish.

  •  June 22, 2020 
Sidewalk Cafe in Paris
AUXERRE, France — I was in Paris when President Trump declared the travel ban for European travelers on March 12. I had just been issued my new visa for a six-month internship in New York City, which I’d been waiting on for months. I booked the last Paris-New York plane, filled up my suitcase …

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