18 May 2017

The myth of the Macron renaissance

His 'new' politics looks a lot like business as usual.

8 May 2017

Macron: président of a fractured France

Naomi Firsht finds Parisiens less than enthusiastic.

6 May 2017

French election: ‘It’s time for a big political shake-up’

Jean-Yves Camus on the end of left and right and what comes next.

4 May 2017

Le débat: a fittingly drab end to the election

Neither Macron nor Le Pen has a vision for France.

24 April 2017

Macron-Le Pen and the death of left and right

The old politics no longer holds. So what now?

19 April 2017

Mélenchon: the best chance for Frexit?

The left-wing presidential candidate has some good ideas.

11 April 2017

‘Fake news’ flags won’t get to the truth

Let's trust people to be critical news consumers.

5 April 2017

The decay of the French political class

As the election approaches, the two main parties are becoming irrelevant.