After Paris Attacks, Parisians Use Hashtag to Offer Shelter

November 14, 2015 10:10 AM

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After explosions and gunfire terrorized Paris Friday night, police are reporting as many as 60 killed, with more hostages held inside the Bataclan theater, where the American band Eagles of Death Metal was playing. The death count is still in flux, however, as the violence continues across the city.

Multiple locations are being targeted in the attacks, and reports paint a chaotic picture as the violence continues. As the internet and social outlets attempt to make sense of the tragedy, one very important hashtag has surfaced: #porteouverte. Parisians are using the hashtag on Twitter to signal t...

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