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19 October 2017

Macron: more bank manager than leader

Five months on, President Macron still hasn’t set the world alight.

19 July 2017

Macron and Trump have more in common than you think

Both presidents are in love with themselves and authoritarianism.

6 July 2017

Macron: king of the technocrats

His monarchical turn reveals the authoritarianism of the Third Way.

28 June 2017

Paris: the culture war over women’s safety

It isn't racist to raise concerns about migrants who harass women.

21 June 2017

Macron is not the Messiah


The French president’s success is built on the rubble of the old politics.

13 June 2017

Macron: a political mirage

He's successful only because French politics has collapsed.

18 May 2017

The myth of the Macron renaissance

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

15 May 2017

Populism on the ropes? Don’t be so sure

Macron's win is a small victory for a Euro-establishment in crisis.