Emmanuel Macron

Could this self-made billionaire become France’s first Muslim president?

12 October 2019 9:00 am

Could this Syrian exile become France’s first Muslim president?

Is this film saying relationships between teachers and kids are OK? Scarborough reviewed

7 September 2019 9:00 am

Scarborough is a small British film but it will give you a very big headache. Its subject is teachers who…

The G7’s doomed effort to preserve the hegemony of white power

31 August 2019 9:00 am

When the G7 was first convened in 1976 it made sense for those countries to gather. In a world divided…

The secret of Matteo Salvini’s success

17 August 2019 9:00 am

Can anyone stop Matteo Salvini becoming Italy’s next leader?

Hope will rise out of the ashes of Notre Dame

20 April 2019 9:00 am

‘Great edifices, like great mountains, are the work of centuries,’ wrote Victor Hugo in Notre-Dame de Paris. ‘The man, the…

Emmanuel Macron has united his country – against him

13 April 2019 9:00 am

The extent of his failure is extraordinary

Portrait of the week: Britain’s knife crime epidemic, a trip to Brussels and Emmanuel Macron’s EU plea

9 March 2019 9:00 am

Home Two 17-year-olds were stabbed to death in London and Manchester, bringing the number of teenagers killed in knife crime…

How to solve Europe's Nato problem

23 February 2019 9:00 am

There are four major power blocs in the world — the United States, Russia, China and the EU. Of these,…

Take it from a cartoonist: shoes are the real windows into the soul

15 December 2018 9:00 am

Shoes are the real window into a person’s soul

Let them buy Teslas! How Macron provoked an uprising

8 December 2018 9:00 am

His green politics have ignited a populist revolt

The gilets jaunes have become a symbol of resistance worn with pride by the downtrodden

8 December 2018 9:00 am

A progressive President has pushed his people too far

Emmanuel Macron has united France against him

8 December 2018 9:00 am

I would say we’ll always have Paris. But maybe not. It was only a few weeks ago that French president…

Britain must reject the European model

24 November 2018 9:00 am

France has been in a state of organised uprising this week, with 300,000 motorists taking to the streets and autoroutes…

French President Emmanuel Macron during a wreath laying ceremony in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris on November 11, 2017 during the Armistice Day commemorations marking the end of the first world war

France’s second world war shame

17 November 2018 9:00 am

The monument to this French village’s war dead is a plain white stone block with the head of a grizzled…

Is Emmanuel Macron having a meltdown?

10 November 2018 9:00 am

Emmanuel Macron is becoming isolated in both France and the EU

Macron’s summer of discontent

4 August 2018 9:00 am

A summer of discontent in the court of Macron

Portrait of the week: a new royal baby, more Brexit rows and the Trump-Macron bromance

28 April 2018 9:00 am

Home No. 10 insisted: ‘We will not be staying in the customs union or joining a customs union.’ The undertaking…

Macron's Thatcher moment has arrived

7 April 2018 9:00 am

The French President is facing his ‘Thatcher moment’

Brexit suggests we’re on the right side of history

16 December 2017 9:00 am

For a century, theorists have argued that the nation state is obsolete. Brexit suggests otherwise

Notes from the birthplace of Europe

28 October 2017 9:00 am

I have come to Greece in search of sanity over Brexit. Ostensibly it is a symposium to discuss relations between…

The Grenfell inquiry: Can a 70-year-old man ‘understand human beings’?

8 July 2017 9:00 am

Home Philip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, urged colleagues to make the case for ‘sound money’; he said, ‘We…

A month in the French country

8 July 2017 9:00 am

A trip to the supermarché at the beginning of our French month yielded many of the necessary things one also…

Activists mustn’t be allowed to dictate the terms of the Grenfell inquiry

8 July 2017 9:00 am

Having worked flat-out to defend judges over the Article 50 case in the Supreme Court, the BBC has gone the…

Why the right is losing its way

24 June 2017 9:00 am

It’s not just in Britain that conservatives are in crisis

The key to the Macron miracle

17 June 2017 9:00 am

France’s supercharged president is shaping up to be a new de Gaulle