Politics
Politics

President Macron: a Pyrrhic victory for the EU elite

The rise of Macron confirms the corrosion of politics as we knew it.

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.

4 May 2017

It isn’t only Trump who’s demeaning the Civil War

Scepticism about the Union’s intentions is now widespread.

26 April 2017

Five reasons the March for Science was a dumb idea

Smug, illogical, censorious – why did they do this?

25 April 2017

How Bill O’Reilly lived off outrage

He's gone, but his shallow style lives on.

24 April 2017

Macron-Le Pen and the death of left and right

The old politics no longer holds. So what now?