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Are the Republicans a centre-right party?
Nicolas Sarkozy’s defeat in the first round of the Republican primary last Sunday prompted a surge in international press coverage. The BBC…
Why the Republican Primary matters
We the French like to borrow things from the Americans. We wear blue jeans, we drink Coca-Cola, and last Sunday, voters got to participate…
Understanding the French elections
6 months in the Merde: a Frenchie’s take on what the world can expect from French politics in the lead up to the 2017 Presidential election.