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France Has a New Prime Minister (for Now)

France’s new president is still picking at the carcass of one of France’s main political parties.


France’s Europhile-in-Chief Is About to Meet a Berlin Wall

Emmanuel Macron may have saved the European Union. But he’s not finding much gratitude in Germany.


Donald Trump Is the President America Deserves

Democracy is less resilient in the United States than in Europe because Americans forgot it needed to be.

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France embraces America?

I hadn’t knocked around Paris for decades, so I was surprised on my recent trip at how much the city has embraced the use of English.


Trump Should Not Have Met with Russia’s Foreign Minister

Way to give Vladimir Putin exactly what he wants, Mr. President.

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Another Le Pen Bites the Dust?

Marion Maréchal-Le Pen, the granddaughter of the National Front’s founder, says she’s quitting politics.

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