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7 February 2017

Brexiteers against Le Pen

The fearful, illiberal Front National has nothing in common with Brexit.

4 February 2017

How not to challenge Trump

We talk The Donald, the French election and the Supreme Court.

31 January 2017

The next president of France? It’s anyone’s guess

Scandals, Corbynism, the far right — French politics is flailing.

3 December 2016

‘The fight for Brexit goes on’

Podcast: Bruno Waterfield on the legal coup against Brexit.

1 December 2016

Fillon, Le Pen and the Brexit effect

The flux of 2016 looks set to hit the French elections.

13 November 2016

The Paris attacks one year on: celebrate freedom

The worst response to terror is to sacrifice liberty.

18 October 2016

The crisis of French republicanism

French politicians have lost any sense of what the Fifth Republic is for.

19 September 2016

It will take more than boot camps to tackle terrorism

Why France’s de-radicalisation centres won’t stem the new jihadism.

6 September 2016

A towering testament to our humanity

The Eiffel Tower will renew your faith in our species’ ingenuity.

2 September 2016

Burkini wars: the rise of Francophobia

Yes, the burkini ban is wrong, but so is the demonisation of France.