Emmanuel Macron

The French Right faces its old demons and its moment of truth

France should look across the Channel before electing a journalist as president

Who is the dark horse of France’s presidential election?

On the bicentenary of his death, Napoleon Bonaparte remains a curiously stubborn rampart of cultural history in France and beyond

VDL’s hapless performance must be delighting Brexiteers

France is competing with the UK to be every bit as draconian and liberty-infringing

Islamism is increasingly held not to be a deviant from Islam, but an orthodox aim of the “religion of peace”

Macron aims to rewrite history, with Britain not far behind

Russia looks set to enjoy the fragility of its great adversary, the Atlantic Alliance

Britain sustained de Gaulle. The general’s views on Britain should resonate now.