Political parties are haemorrhaging supporters. This is unsurprising; ask most people on the street what they think of politicians and you will get a uniform response, one which isn’t positive. 471 more words
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Les présidentielles de 2017 approchent peu à peu. Dans deux ans, les campagnes des candidats à la primaire des différents partis politiques auront bel et bien commencé. 2,076 more words
‘Extremism’ is a word used by so many yet understood by so few.
The trouble with the word is that it has no definition, none has been given and none can be given. 2,025 more words
A very short teaser for whatever I will write on this blog about France after this spring’s European elections. This piece in Slate.fr touches a very interesting and important point: the rise of the FN is not only the result of the economic crisis but the result of a wider crisis of collective self-definition, culture, identity. 494 more words