Calling for elections in the absence of stable institutions while competing for diplomatic and economic influence won’t rebuild the country — it will destroy it.
The European Union needs to defend its economic sovereignty from U.S. overreach. Creating its own agency for sanctions enforcement would be a start.
One year after his election, it's clear Emmanuel Macron isn't just a president — he's a liberal man of providence.
A new French law aims to separate truth from fiction, but it will mostly just give the government more control over the media.
As left-wing parties have collapsed, the sole option remaining for voters is conservatism or right-wing populism.
If French President Emmanuel Macron is serious about pushing back against xenophobic populists, he needs to revamp his own legislative agenda.
After Washington exits the Iran deal, U.S. secondary sanctions could harm European companies. EU leaders should retaliate by reviving a tool used successfully in the 1990s.
Angela Merkel may have ceded her crown to France’s president. But neither can supplant Donald Trump.
Germany, France, and the U.K. all tried sucking up to Trump. They ended up helping kill the Iran deal.
With a supporter in the White House, the MEK might finally have a voice in U.S. policy.
The chancellor’s approach has been typical of German foreign policy: moralistic, hypocritical — and completely ineffective.
The French president spent his first year steering his country to the right — and his supporters on the left are starting to wonder what they signed up for.