Marine Le Pen’s appeal has deep, historical roots in the country that invented the European nation state.
Presidential elections are due to be held in France in two rounds between April and May. Elections for the National Assembly are due to be held the following month.
Three of the five top contenders for the French presidency make excuses for Vladimir Putin’s Russia.
The French presidential candidate proves himself unworthy by lashing out at investigators.
By staying in the race with his integrity damaged, François Fillon makes a right-wing victory less likely.
The presidential candidate argues that France cannot expect German support for investments unless it reforms.
If François Bayrou’s supporters all switch to Emmanuel Macron, the latter would almost certainly qualify for the runoff.
A left-wing unity ticket could prevent François Fillon or Emmanuel Macron from qualifying for the presidential runoff.
France has a chance to breathe new life into the liberal world order America and Britain have turned their backs on.
Between a hopeless candidate on the left and a scandal on the right, Emmanuel Macron now has a fighting chance.
By nominating a far-leftist, the French Socialists may have just helped the cause of the center-left Emmanuel Macron.
Benoît Hamon defeats the former prime minister, Manuel Valls, in the presidential primary’s second voting round.
If there’s one thing Jeremy Corbyn, Bernie Sanders and Benoît Hamon have in common, it’s their inability to win elections.