The French leftist’s views are much more extreme than the American’s.
The former economy minister promises to preside over a France that is confident and competitive again.
Leadership battles continue to mar the nationalist party while the abating refugee crisis has taken the wind out of its sails.
American and British writers have a tendency to project own their doubts about the EU on the people living in it.
The prime minister calls for an early election despite earlier rejecting the need for one.
Jean-Luc Mélenchon climbs in the polls at the expense of the mainstream Socialist Party.
Any deal with Mariano Rajoy would be unpopular in Catalonia, but voting against him could be unpopular nationwide.
A look at the policies of the five presidential candidates in France reveals that left-right divisions have become less relevant.
Commentators don’t oppose the missile strikes per se but worry the American acted for the wrong reasons.
The next French president could have a hard time governing without a majority in the National Assembly.
Stefan Löfven tries to do what his counterparts in the Netherlands could not: win back voters from the far right.
Benoît Hamon and the far left accuse social democrats like Manuel Valls of betraying the party.